Greenhouses, summer, Dana Greenhouses exterior, 1969

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
August 29, 2019

Greenhouses, summer, Dana Greenhouses exterior, 1969

Greenhouses, summer, Dana Greenhouses exterior, 1969

Greenhouses, summer, Dana Greenhouses exterior, 1969 Alternate Title: Precipitation gauge from the Arnold Arboretum weather station Photograph by Alfred James Fordham (1911-2000, American) Dana Greenhouses, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, United States July 1969 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS Images. Alfred Fordham came to the Arnold Arboretum as a student […]

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Thirty-Eight: The Hurricane that Transformed New England

by Jon Hetman, Director of External Relations & Communications
October 24, 2016

Thirty-Eight: The Hurricane that Transformed New England

Stephen Long, Journalist and Natural Historian 1 Session: Thursday, November 17 7:00–8:30pm, Hunnewell Building The 1938 hurricane was so devastating partly because nobody had any inkling that it was bearing down on them. Stephen Long will show why that happened and place this storm within a historical context of New England hurricanes before and since. […]

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13 reasons to visit the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University today

by William (Ned) Friedman, Director of the Arnold Arboretum
March 14, 2016

13 reasons to visit the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University today

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1. High temperature around 60F 2. Perfect blue skies 3. Acer x freemanii (Freeman maple) 318-2006*A in flower (image here) 4. Acer saccharinum (silver maple) 1142-85*A in flower (image here) 5. Alnus serrulata (hazel alder) 389-2002*A in flower (image here) 6. Cornus officinalis (Japanese cornel dogwood) 8153-1*A in flower (image here) 7. Salix gracilistyla (rosegold […]

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What an Early Spring Means For Our Plants

by Jon Hetman, Director of External Relations & Communications
March 10, 2016

Weather, Weather, Everywhere

by Nancy Rose
September 30, 2015

Warm weather encourages winter annuals

by Jon Hetman, Director of External Relations & Communications
January 10, 2012