Morris Arboretum

Morris Arboretum

Connecting people, plants, and place.

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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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Weather Alerts

The Arboretum will be closed on September 19th due to parking lot repairs. Click here for hours.

Please note that weather conditions can change quickly, check back or call (215) 247-5777 before heading out for a visit.

Weather conditions may limit garden access to certain features even if the garden is open ā€“ please check the web site or call (215) 247-5777 for updates before visiting. Our visitorsā€™ safety in the garden is our top priority. Therefore when inclement weather is predicted, we will make decisions about closing the garden accordingly.