Tree Symposium Will Enlighten At Frelinghuysen Arboretum

A multi-faceted look at trees will take place during the 2018 Tree Symposium to be held at The Frelinghuysen Arboretum in Morris Township on Nov. 10.

The event will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Professor Tom Ombrello, Willowwood’s superintendent of horticulture; John Beirne, Dr. Neil Hendrickson and Author William Bryant Logan will lead a day of exploring these critical members of the ecosystem.

Discover the roles trees have played throughout history and the long and intimate relationship between trees and people. Learn important information on pests and diseases threatening the landscape, fascinating facts about magnolias, why trees play such a critical role in the ecosystem, and so much more.

Participants should bring a bag lunch.

This event is sponsored by The Friends of the Frelinghuysen Arboretum. Admission is $40 per person. For more information,  directions to The Frelinghuysen Arboretum, and to register, visit

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