The Washington Park Arboretum Bulletin, a quarterly botanical and horticultural journal, is a benefit of Arboretum Foundation membership and includes in-depth articles on Arboretum collections and history, as well as information of interest to botanists, gardeners, and plant lovers in the Pacific Northwest and beyond. You can also purchase the Bulletin at the Arboretum Shop in the Graham Visitors Center, at $5 per copy.
Fall 2015 Issue
Page 2 Joy!—Paige Miller
Page 3 Rare Plant Seeds Donated to Washington Time Capsule—Karl Wirsing
Page 5 Rare Care Receives Forest Service Award—Jennifer Youngman
Page 6 HIDDEN TREASURES OF THE ARBORETUM: Dawn Redwood—Christina Pfeiffer
Page 9 Remembering Jan Pirzio-Biroli
Page 10 OUR CHANGING CLIMATE, PART 1: Reducing Your Garden’s Climate Footprint—Niall Dunne
Page 14 Persian Ironwood—John Wott (PDF 2.0 MB)
Page 17 Lower Rainier Vista—Phil Wood
Page 20 My Life in the Woods—Lillian Harms
Page 23 PLANT ANSWER LINE: The Fruiting Cycle of Figs—Rebecca Alexander
Page 26 IN A GARDEN LIBRARY: New Books for Northwest Gardeners—Brian R. Thompson
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