Holly berries covered in snow, Arborway Gate, December 2019

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
December 19, 2019

Holly berries covered in snow, Arborway Gate, December 2019

Holly berries covered in snow

Holly berries covered in snow, Arboretum Main Gate, December 2019 Photograph by Larissa Glasser Arborway Gate, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts December 11, 2019 This Ilex verticillata ‘Afterglow’ [120-98*J], Aquifoliaceae family, was first accessioned in 1998 and is described by horticulturalist Michael Dirr as “superior when the red fruits are framed by snow.”1 This common […]

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Liriodendron tulipifera outside Hunnewell Building, 2018

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
July 24, 2018

Liriodendron tulipifera outside Hunnewell Building, 2018

Liriodendron tulipifera outside Hunnewell Building, 2018

Liriodendron tulipifera x chinense outside Hunnewell Building, 2018 Photograph by Larissa Glasser Hunnewell Building, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts July 18, 2018 Michael Dirr describes this hybrid species in his seminal reference work Manual of Woody Landscape Plants: Chinese Tuliptree, although listed in most references as smaller in habit (50′), the plants I have observed […]

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