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Plantsmen's Tour

"Mesmerizing Maples"
Mark Weathington, Assistant Director and Curator of Collections

April 6, 2010 (Tuesday) – 1:00 PM–2:30 PM

Maples are so important to our collections that the Japanese maple leaf is the JCRA logo. With over 150 different maples growing on our grounds, we pride ourselves on the breadth of our accessions. This tour will focus on the variation found within this group from small to large, evergreen to deciduous.

Cost: Free.
Registration: Advance registration is not available.
Location: Tour begins at the Visitor Center at the JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University, 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Directions: Need directions? Click here.
Parking: Free parking is available at the JC Raulston Arboretum and along Beryl Road.
Questions: Please call (919) 513-7005 for more information about this tour.

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