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The Point Au Roche Green Ash

New York’s current State Champion green ash (Fraxinus pennsylvanica). (BIG for a green ash!)

Circumference: 146.1 inches (46.5 inches in diameter)
Height: 67 feet… 19 more words

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My Year of Trees

Since beginning my work at a retreat center in west Michigan, I have found a particular solace in trees. I have always enjoyed trees, their beauty and solidity, their timeless air and seeming unconcern for the matters of humans (even if we force our matters upon them), the way they shed beauty in Autumn and pull it back on in Spring. 1,332 more words


Talking the talk and walking the walk

We’ve got an amazing garden…and a passionate team of staff and volunteers willing, able and just itching to tell you about it! Whether it’s Champion Trees, everything you ever wanted to know about salvias or Bodnant history, our team regularly give talks, from daytime guided walks around the garden to evening presentations for outside groups. 321 more words

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Autumn's so bright you'll need to wear shades

There’s plenty to warm the cockles of your heart at Bodnant Garden this autumn. We’ve got 80 acres of autumn glow, plus events for all the family and a warm welcome in our tearooms. 497 more words

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Meet Riverdave Owen

Riverdave Owen is a leader in our community among those who care about our trees.  He’s worked tirelessly to introduce us to the wonders that can be found along the Eno river and has been a dedicated volunteer to protect and shape the park.   54 more words


The Far End - it's getting closer!

On March 28, after years of renovation work, we’re opening up a new area to the public and it’s all hands to the pump right now as we make the final push before opening day. 473 more words

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View from a tree


Our intrepid arborists have been taking down an old oak tree in the North Garden – and got these stunning shots of the garden from the canopy. 38 more words

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