Flowering Trees

Flowering trees are planted throughout the arboretum and provide a spectacular show throughout the spring season. Most offer colorful fruits, autumn foliage color and bark interest in other seasons.

Statue in Flowering Tree collection       Purple Flowering Tree

Ornamental crabapples (Malus) and magnolias are displayed as major collections. Others include serviceberries (Amelanchier), redbuds (Cercis), dogwoods (Cornus) hawthorn (Crataegus), silverbells (Halesia), cherry (Prunus), callery pear (Pyrus) and the tree lilacs (Syringa).