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Tree Trek 2022: A Naturalized Population of Big Leaf Magnolias

October 17, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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October 17, 2022


1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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We will meet a newly naturalized population of Bigleaf Magnolias growing in the Haw Creek Valley. This amazing plant is noted for having the largest simple leaves (up to 30 inches in length) and flowers (up to 12 inches in diameter) of any dicotyledonous tree native to North America. Join us for this short hike to learn about the ecology and natural history of this fascinating new member of the local flora.

FIELD | Monday, October 17, 1 – 4 p.m.

This field-based class is one of three meetings with a remarkable tree planned for our annual Tree Trek!

Pre-registration required for participation in an Adult Education class.

Arboretum Members receive a 10% discount on all classes.