Plants & Animals

Check out the neat species found at the Arb!

Find your favorite plant or learn about a new creature using our guides and species lists for the Arboretum! 

Species accounts and names are designated in the following manner: 

  • Common name with scientific (Latin) name in parentheses followed by cultivar name (plants) if known; "L." following scientific name designates a species named by Linnaeus circa. 1760 A.D.
  • Example: Red Maple (Acer rubrum) L.
Species Lists & Guides
Garden Flowers

Calvin Moeller

Trees & Shrubs

LA

Prairie Grasses & Wildflowers

LA

Birds

LA

Insects

LA

Other Wildlife

LA