Come join ANC’s Horticulturist and Urban Forester for a walking tour to see the plants of Arlington at the peak of their autumn splendor! The vibrant reds, oranges, yellows, and russets of over 500 species of trees, shrubs, and perennials at ANC are a must see for anyone visiting in the autumn.
On this tour, you will learn about the cemetery’s Memorial Arboretum and various landscapes and gardens. You’ll gain insight into the urban forestry and horticulture programs, and extensive tree, shrub, and perennial collections. The variety of techniques used to create some of the most breathtaking formal and informal landscapes and gardens will also be highlighted.
Meet at the Welcome Center Information Desk.
The walk will be from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Wear sturdy shoes and consider bringing a bottle of water. The tour may be cancelled for inclement weather.