Morris Arboretum

Morris Arboretum

Connecting people, plants, and place.

Notice: The garden will open late April 10 at 1:00pm


What's in Bloom: May = Location



Near Seven Arches

Styrax japonica
(Japanese styrax)

This small tree produces fragrant blooms in late May.


English Park

Rhododendron austrinum
(Florida azalea)

In early May the native azaleas burst with color all around the Arboretum.

Visitor Center

Aquilegia canadensis
(American columbine)

This popular woodland plant attracts hummingbirds in spring.



Sculpture Garden

Asimina triloba
(common pawpaw)

This native plant has large edible fruit and is said to be deer resistant!


Pennock Garden

Allium giganteum
(giant allium)

A perennial that adds height and color to the beds in May.


Rose Garden

Rosa ‘Souvenir de la Malmaison’
(Souvenir de la Malmaison)

An antique bourbon rose that is one of many fragrant blooms in the rose garden.


Download a printable PDF of the May Bloom Calendar


What's in Bloom Year-round?




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Know Before You Go

For the safety of our visitors and to preserve the structural integrity of our tree collection, climbing or sitting on the limbs of trees is not permitted. Thank you!


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