Loading Events

Salt Marsh Arboretum Tour

  • Date

    September 13

  • Time

    8:00 am

  • Location

    Newport, R.I.

Join Newport Tree Conservancy for a look into the delicate art of coastal gardening. Salt Marsh Arboretum is a species-diverse landscape bordering the restored salt marshes of Gooseneck Cove. Estate gardener Devin Skelly has worked on the property for 33 years, engaging in intensive restoration efforts involving the reestablishment of native species. Devin will lead a tour around the arboretum, describe the horticultural and restorative work he has done, and showcase the plant collection. Highlights of the arboretum include a paperbark maple grove, young giant sequoia trees, a collection of buckeyes, and the rare wheel tree . Please dress appropriately for the weather and bring your own water bottle

Contact

Newport Tree Conservancy

Add to Calendar

Google Calendar
ICS

Have an Event?

Submit Event Details
Earlier Event | September 11

Audubon Raptor Weekend

Environmental Events in Rhode Island

Keep Up With Events

Have an Event?

Submit Event Details

Your support keeps our reporters on the environmental beat.

Reader support is at the core of our nonprofit news model. Together, we can keep the environment in the headlines.

cookie

We use cookies to improve your experience and deliver personalized content. View Cookie Settings