Take a tram tour with curator Matt Lobdell for an enlightening perspective on the Arboretum’s most treasured trees.
Matt Lobdell oversees the Arboretum’s collections and has a unique set of insights and deep knowledge about the trees that grow here. Hear tales of the rarest, oldest, and most interesting specimens from the person who knows them best. Learn some of the fascinating history of the Arboretum’s collection, how the Arboretum decides which trees and shrubs to plant, how the collection has changed over time, and how the Arboretum is planning for the future. You’ll never see the Arboretum’s trees the same way again!