Morris Arboretum’s Saturday Morning Live Tour Continues on December 1 with Conifers


Morris Arboretum’s Saturday Morning Live Tour on December 1 at 11am will feature conifers.  Join an experienced guide to view a selection of impressive conifers that provide multi-seasonal interest with an array of forms, foliage, bark, and of course, cones!  Pictured here are Dawn Redwoods, Metasequoia glyptostroboides, a deciduous, coniferous tree with cinnamon colored bark that tends to exfoliate in ribbon-like strips.

The Saturday Morning Live Tour Series highlights a different feature of the garden on the first Saturday of each month May through December 2018 at 11am.  The tour lasts approximately an hour and a half. Visitors should be prepared and dressed to walk a long distance on some uneven ground.  For more information, visit  No registration is required.  Tour is included with garden admission.

Morris Arboretum is a 92-acre horticultural display garden that features a spectacular collection of mature trees in a beautiful and colorful landscape.  The official arboretum of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, effective 1988, Morris Arboretum is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and accredited by the American Association of Museums.  For more information, visit:

Photo Credit:  Paul W. Meyer