Known for its medicinal qualities in Chinese medicine, this dogwood adds a pop of color all over the Arboretum.
Its unique black color makes this plant an interesting addition the garden in March.
The fragrant flowers on this viburnum attract butterflies in spring.
Light yellow flowers droop all over this plant, a member of the Hamamelidaceae.
Near Pennock Garden
Our champion katsura is in bloom this month, giving its large canopy a red tint.
This plant shines in March when its fragrant pink flowers emerge just before its leaves.
Enhance your Arboretum experience, either onsite or when planning a visit:
Arboretum Adventure, this family activity explores the grounds and shares plant science lessons along the way.
Collection Connection, search the Arboretum’s collection records to locate or learn about favorite plants.
Tours, choose from among a selection of guided pathways through the grounds.
Wi-Fi, connect with the Arboretum, or share photos on social media at hotspots located throughout the garden.
The Arboretum is open as usual. Click here for hours.
Please note that weather conditions can change quickly, check back or call (215) 247-5777 before heading out for a visit.
Weather conditions may limit garden access to certain features even if the garden is open – please check the web site or call (215) 247-5777 for updates before visiting. Our visitors’ safety in the garden is our top priority. Therefore when inclement weather is predicted, we will make decisions about closing the garden accordingly.