Accomplishments

main_entranceMain Entrance Plantings

Dozens of plantings around the Arboretum’s entrance create an immediate impact as visitors enter the grounds.
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irisgardenIris Garden

A feature of the Master Plan with the construction and intitial planting of the garden completed in 2010.
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Our_Impact_04Maimon Memorial Garden

The Maimon Memorial Garden generates more than 1,000 pounds of produce each year to feed Miami Valley residents in need.
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Our_Impact_05New Trees and Shrubs

In 2009-2010, we planted more trees and shrubs than at any other time in the Arboretum’s history.
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tree towersept-2324Tree Tower and Terrace

Opened in 2012 with a panoramic view of the surrounding landscape.

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Arbor

Renovated in 2013-2014, adding a slate base and covered Arbor. Read more... 

 

 

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Pollinator Garden

The greatly expanded the Pollinator Garden compliments the Arboretum's most
popular summer attraction, the Native Butterfly House.  

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Nov 25 2015 After silt removal 15Water Garden Improvements

In 2015, 100 cubic yards of silt built up over 30 years was removed to improve water quality and aquatic life.

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Barbara Cox Center for Sustainable Horticulture

In 2016, the greenhouse renovations were completed and the doors opened to visitors.

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LoopPathImageLoop Path

Completed in 2016, the 1/2 mile loop path leads visitors to the major features of the arboretum.

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MonetBridge2Monet Bridge

The original bridge was installed in 1987, with a replacement done in 2016 to make it ADA accessible.

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Made possible by a generous gift from the estate of Charles R. Niehaus for a Lilac and Magnolia Collection.

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