Woody plants in the University of Washington Arboretum, Washington Park

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University of Washington, College of Forest Resources : may be purchased from the University of Washington Arboretum , Seattle
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Statementcompiled by Brian O. Mulligan.
ContributionsMulligan, Brian O.
LC ClassificationsQK480.U52 W387 1977
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 183 p., [1] fold. leaf of plates :
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Open LibraryOL4579793M
LC Control Number77152237

The Washington Park Arboretum holds a world class collection of woody plants that can be explored on your own, via group tours, or through classes and activities. All parts of the Washington Park Arboretum, with the exception of the Japanese Garden, are open to the public and are free of charge.

The Graham Visitors Center has maps, restrooms. Woody Plants in the University of Washington Arboretum Washington Park [Mulligan, Brian O] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Arboretum.]. Open Every day dawn to dusk, free of rs Center closed starting Ma Location Arboretum Drive E Seattle, WA ()Information. Washington Park Arboretum was designated the official state arboretum of Washington in The Washington Park Arboretum (University of Washington Botanical Gardens near Seattle) is internationally recognized for its woody plant collections on acres.

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[ed.] Mulligan] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. () Arboretum Dr E Seattle, WA /5(). Welcome to the Washington Park Arboretum interactive map.

This map contains locations and data for the entire living collection of curated trees and shrubs. The data at this time is largely based on historic map grids and may not reflect current conditions. Search the Living Collections database for. Title: Book Collections from the Washington Park Arboretum Author: Sauter Subject: In this article; Lyn Sauter announces the establishment of the Elisabeth C.

Miller Library and describes how the Washington Park Arboretum's book Washington Park book developed over the years. An arboretum (plural: arboreta) in a general sense is a botanical collection composed exclusively of commonly a modern arboretum is a botanical garden containing living collections of woody plants and is intended at least in part for scientific study.

An arboretum specializing in growing conifers is known as a specialist arboreta include saliceta (willows), populeta. Rubus spectabilis is a shrub growing to 1–4 m (40– inches or – feet) tall, with perennial, not biennial woody stems that are covered with fine prickles.

The leaves are trifoliate (with three leaflets), 7–22 cm (– inches) long, the terminal leaflet larger than the two side : Tracheophytes. Washington Park is a public park in Seattle, Washington, United States, most of which is taken up by the Washington Park Arboretum, a joint project of the University of Washington, the Seattle Parks and Recreation, and the nonprofit Arboretum gton Park also includes a playfield and the Seattle Japanese Garden in its southwest corner.

The entire length of Arboretum Creek is. Washington Park Arboretum has a large selection of trees and plants from around the world. The Magnolia walkway is a paved path the length of the park. The magnolia blooms are lovely around late March. There are lots of minor trails which give you the feeling of getting lost and /5().

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On December 6,the University of Washington Board of Regents and the City of Seattle agree to the establishment of the Washington Park Arboretum on acres of city-owned land on Union Bay and Lake Washington.

The University will establish a botanical garden and park on what had been known as Washington Park. Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, and this was the garden used as a model for the Washington Park Arboretum when it was initially constructed.

Established inArnold Arboretum has maintained a complete record system, with a standardized accession number assigned to every plant on the grounds for use in trackingFile Size: 45KB. The Washington Park Arboretum is a spectacular urban green space on the shores of Lake Washington just east of downtown Seattle.

Originally designed by the famed Olmsted Brothers firm, it was founded and contains one of the most diverse and important plant collections in North America displayed among acres of woodlands, wetlands. T he acre Washington Park Arboretum includes o trees, shrubs, and plants from around the world.

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The Arboretum incudes the Seattle Japanese Garden, the Graham Visitor’s Center, Foster and Marsh Islands, Works Progress Administration (WPA)-era structures, and a variety of plant collections.

The Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University is a beautiful park located in the Jamaica Plain section of Boston. My friends and I went on a free tour on Sunday afternoon which was very informative horticulturally and historically. acres with 15 thousand trees and shrubs.5/5(). Anderson, J.

Anacardiaceae: Sumac Family. Canotia 3(2) Bailey Hortorium Staff. Hortus III (Hortus Third). Macmillan Co., New York. The park's design was altered after W.W.

II by its director Brian O. Mulligan (06/10//04/); according to the Washington Park Arboretum's History / Mission Statement website, 'His [Mulligan's] modifications to the original design led to many plants being culturally better sited, and gardens, such as the Winter and Woodland Gardens.

– The beautiful blossoms at the Arboretum during spring time. Washington Park Arboretum | Seattle. 中文阅读. The Washington Park Arboretum is a public park in Seattle that is jointly run by University of Washington, the City of Seattle and the Arboretum Foundation. The arboretum is basically a big garden consist of trees and plants from all over the world.

Seattle Parks and Recreation (SPR), in equal partnership with the University of Washington Botanic Gardens (UW), and the Arboretum Foundation (AF) are engaging in a pre-design study for the building of a new Environmental Education Center at Washington Park Arboretum.

This new facility will allow the current youth and adult education programming to expand by nearly double those currently. A new trail that winds through Washington Park Arboretum is bringing to focus plants previously hidden and a stream that used to be underground in pipes and culverts.

The UW together with Seattle Parks and Recreation and the Arboretum Foundation on Sunday, April 8 will celebrate the trail opening with festivities along the path. Arboretum Foundation, Seattle, WA.

2, likes talking about this 1, were here. The Arboretum Foundation raises funds and manages membership and 5/5(5). Since its beginnings in the s, the Washington Park Arboretum has relied heavily on the generosity and hard work of volunteers—from the individuals who staff the gift shop and events to the Arboretum Units that pioneered many of the park’s most successful fundraising and education programs.

In recent years, the Arboretum has become a hub. The Northwest native woody plants I found 14 Washington Park Arboretum Bulletin Opposite page: upper: Alaska eedar lower: Lady fern against a rock wall at the north end of the Japanese Garden (ARK photos) This page: upper: Native backdrop to the Japanese Garden; in foreground is a Japanese black pine (Pinus thunbergii) (ARK photo) middle left.

The Washington Park Arboretum is an urban green space along the shores of Lake Washington just east of downtown Seattle and south of the University of Washington.

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The park contains internationally recognized plant collections on approximately acres of land. The woody plant collections include. April 8, Arboretum launches next phase of Pacific Connections Garden project.

The corner of the Washington Park Arboretum at Arboretum Drive and Lake Washington Boulevard is being remade this year with trees and other plants native to Chile as part of the ongoing Pacific Connections Garden project.

Washington Park Arboretum, Seattle, Washington. K likes. Washington Park is a public park in Seattle, Washington, United States, most of which is 5/5(2).

Park in one of the many parking areas along the road and start exploring the walking paths that criss-cross through the woods. It's hard to believe you're in the middle of the city. The north end of the Arboretum butts up on a small inlet from Lake Washington, and in the summer you will often see people moseying across the water in canoes.

My friends and I took a stroll through the Washington Park Arboretum while visiting Seattle in late August last year. Unfortunately we missed the peak season for all the flowers, but it was a nice Location: Arboretum Dr E, Seattle, WA This winter and spring, the Washington Park Arboretum is looking for volunteer “Garden Guides” to lead hands-on, science-based fieldtrips for school groups of kindergarteners through 6th graders!.

Hosted by the UW Botanic Gardens, the programs are 90 minutes long and take place during two different timeslots, 10 a.m. or 12 p.m., Monday through Friday.The Washington Park Arboretum is a dog-friendly urban oasis located on the shores of Lake Washington.

Jointly managed by the University of Washington Botanic Gardens and the City of Seattle, its acres contain a plethora of plants, some found nowhere else in the Northwest. Admission is : Erin Ballinger.