Plant Species Labels

photo of flower

Most of The Arboretum's collection plants are marked with 3" x 5" engraved labels. 

These labels reveal: 

  1. Latin (botanic) name (eg. Juniperus horizontalis)
  2. Common English name (eg. Creeping Juniper)
  3. Common family name (eg. Cypress)
  4. Latin family name (eg. Cupressaceae)
  5. Other common plant names within the natural distribution (eg. 'Prince of Wales')

 

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