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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The Arboretum is open as usual. 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 – please check the web site or call (215) 247-5777 for updates before visiting. Our visitors’ safety in the garden is our top priority. Therefore when inclement weather is predicted, we will make decisions about closing the garden accordingly.