Welcome to the Arboretum Foundation Press Room. The information on this page is targeted at media professionals seeking details on the Foundation’s programs, events, and activities.
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Select Press Releases
August 18, 2017 FallAbundance Offers Quality Plants at Great Prices!
June 7, 2017 ArbFest Enchants with A Midsummer’s Night Theme
March 29, 2017 Early Bloomers Plant Sale Returns April 8
January 13, 2017 Opening Night to Celebrate a “Taste of Spring” and the Arboretum
November 10, 2016 Arboretum Holiday Sale: Nature-Inspired Gifts, Unique Greens, and More!
March 23, 2016 Loop Trail Construction Begins in the Arboretum
August 16, 2013 Groundbreaking New Zealand Forest Opens September 15
January 24, 2013 Arboretum and WSDOT Reach Historic $7.8 million Agreement
July 23, 2012 Arboretum Launches Azalea Way Garden Stewards Program
Washington Park Arboretum’s New Trail to Revail Hidden Treasures [The Seattle Times, May 8, 2016]
New Trail for Washington Park Arboretum to Mitigate SR-520 Construction [KPLU, April 25, 2016]
Blooms, Fragrance Grace Seattle Winter Garden [The Seattle Times, December 13, 2015]
Preschool Without Walls [The New York Times, December 29, 2015]
New Zealand’s Exotic Flora Are Now an Arboretum Attraction [The Seattle Times, September 6, 2013]
The Arboretum Says Goodbye Highway Ramps, Hello Bike Trail [KUOW, January 24, 2013]
Pacific Connections Garden First Phase Unveiled [The Seattle Times, September 21, 2008]