Arboretum magic!

An arboretum is a tree collection - a specialized assemblage of different trees. Here I share with you the arboreta I have visited.

You'll also find collections of trees, as well as many other plants, in botanical gardens, so be sure to check out my section on that, too!

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Westonbirt - the National Arboretum

Lots of big, mature trees here, as well as some interesting younger specimens.

Check out

  • beautiful maples, including snakebarks
  • trees with giant leaves
  • a delightful Chinese tulip tree ...
  • ... and a Japanese toothache tree!
Larix decidua,
the European larch