Morris Arboretum

Morris Arboretum

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Plant Collection

Weeping Canada hemlock
Tsuga canadensis f. pendula

Catalogue No. 1932-0672*A
Height: 23 feet
Spread: 39 feet
DBH: 2.2 feet

Horticultural variety, native to eastern North America. A weeping form of our native hemlock and state tree. This large specimen was planted as part of the original Japanese-inspired design for the Swan Pond. Its interesting habit make it an attraction throughout the year and visitors can look up into its umbrella-like crown.


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