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VISITING GROUPS

LIMITED PARKING FACILITIES - NO BUSES ALLOWED

Group visits are limited to 25 or fewer people. An Application for a Group Visit must be submitted and approved at least 2 weeks prior to the Visit.  Contact us at info@laurelwoodarboretum.org for more information.

Plant Sale: Pre-Sale

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HAPPENING

NOW!


Order

Annual Flats

By April 21st

PLANT SALE

MOTHER’S DAY WEEKEND

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QUALITY PLANTS

Container Gardens

Hanging Baskets

Gifts for Mom

Saturday, May 13,
and
Sunday, May 14,
9:30 am – 2:00 pm

The 2023 Rhododendron Weekend

Rhododendron

Rhododendrons are Laurelwood’s signature
plant and observing nearly 100 varieties of
rhodies in bloom is one of the year’s most
stunning sights. During our Rhododendron
Weekend, guests and their families will
enjoy peaceful walks surrounded by
majestic flowers. And they will learn more
about Laurelwood’s legacy. Our
rhododendron collection includes more than
400 named hybrids and species, many of
which were raised and planted decades ago
by John and Dorothy Knippenberg.

♦Rhododendron Collection Walking Tours
The Chairperson of our Rhododendron Study Team will select the most spectacular spots for viewing our rhododendrons in bloom. Free. Gather at the pavilion.

  • Saturday, May 20, 2023 – 10:00 a.m.
  • Sunday, May 21, 2023 – 10:00 a.m.

♦Program: “How to Propagate Rhododendron Stem Cuttings at Home”
By Joseph Di Giacomo, Master Gardener and Chairperson of Laurelwood’s Rhododendron Study Team. Learn how to propagate some of your favorite rhododendrons growing in your yard.

Saturday, May 20, 2023 – 2:00 p.m. Limited to 20 participants.
Advance registration required  $10.00 Members  $20.00 Non-Members
Each participant will receive a copy of the booklet “The Role of Laurelwood Gardens in
East Coast Rhododendron Hybridizing”.  Click here to register for the program.

Click photo to place your order.

Art Meets Nature

Egrets
Babette Bloch
Squirt
Vivien Collens
Tulipula
Babette Bloch
Ferrous Couture
Robert Koch
In Awe of Light
Patricia Lavin & John Richie
Pi in the Sky III
Micajah Beinvenu
Robbers Roost
Jon Krawczyk
Dyad
Martha Walker
Sandalphon
Harry Gordon
Oxidized Pod
Robert Koch
Gabriella
James Tyler
Flight in Abstract
Bill Barrett
Mingus II
Richard Heinrich
Morning Dialogue
Ulla Novina
Ring Top Tower
Joel Perlman
Sail
Ken Hiratsuka
Magic in the Air
Jeffrey Breslow
Brickhead Iyemoja
James Tyler
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Follow the sculpture trail:

ART DISPLAYS AT LAURELWOOD

Individual and group shows are being considered.
Click here for an application.
Email here for additional  information or questions.

Friends of Laurelwood Arboretum public monthly board meetings
will be held in the Knippenberg Center for Education until further notice.
Click here for detailed information.

Upcoming Events
Feb
6
Tue
2:00 pm Plant Sale: Pre-Sale @ Website: On-Line
Plant Sale: Pre-Sale @ Website: On-Line
Feb 6 @ 2:00 pm – Apr 19 @ 11:45 pm
Plant Sale: Pre-Sale @ Website: On-Line
Click on the photo to place your order.
Mar
16
Sat
10:00 am Greenhouse Tours @ Knippenberg Center for Education – Laurelwood Arboretum
Greenhouse Tours @ Knippenberg Center for Education – Laurelwood Arboretum
Mar 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
*** Must register:  Members $10, non-members $20Click here for more information and to register.
12:00 pm Volunteer Fair @ Laurelwood Arboretum
Volunteer Fair @ Laurelwood Arboretum
Mar 16 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Volunteer Fair @ Laurelwood Arboretum
Mar
28
Thu
5:30 pm Indoor Gardening 101 @ Knippenberg Center for Education – Laurelwood Arboretum
Indoor Gardening 101 @ Knippenberg Center for Education – Laurelwood Arboretum
Mar 28 @ 5:30 pm
Getting started with your own indoor paradise?*** Must register:  Members $10, non-members $20Click here for more information and to register.
May
30
Thu
4:30 pm Chrysanthemum Grow & Show Workshop @ Knippenberg Center for Education – Laurelwood Arboretum
Chrysanthemum Grow & Show Workshop @ Knippenberg Center for Education – Laurelwood Arboretum
May 30 @ 4:30 pm
Grow & Show Chrysanthemum Workshop!*** Must register by January 19 ***Members $30, non-members $35Click here for more information and to register.

Yoga on Mondays at 10:00 am.
June 12 – October 30 in the Knippenberg Center. Click here for details.

Passaic County Master Gardeners taking applications for 2024 class!
2022 yellow magnolia
2022 rhodo

What’s in Bloom?
Click here to see

VISITING GROUPS
In light of our LIMITED PARKING FACILITIES, group visits are limited to groups with 25 or fewer people.
An Application for a Group Visit must be submitted and approved at least 2 weeks prior to the Visit.
Contact us at
info@laurelwoodarboretum.org for more information.
Thank you!

Laurelwood Arboretum is a Wayne Township public park situated alongside Pines Lake, a
private residential community.
Please be mindful of the local neighborhood.
Thank You

Private Events Policy
Click here for more information.

2023 ANNUAL MEETING
Sunday, November 12, 2023 at 2:00 PM
2022 ANNUAL REPORT
An amazing year!
Walking Group Every Thursday (weather permitting) 9:00 am.
Meet in the Pines Lake Drive West parking lot.

Click here for details.

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In this Season of Giving

Support our
Ongoing Nonprofit Fundraiser!
Become A
Sculpture Trail Sponsor

The Donate-a-Bench Program

There are several spots in the arboretum where a bench would be a welcome addition. There are many reasons to donate a bench.

Click here to learn more about our Donate-a-Bench program.

Click here to watch David Robinson talk about our Donate-a-Bench program.

Wayne’s Laurelwood Arboretum has been awarded Level II Accreditation by The ArbNet Arboretum Accreditation Program and The Morton Arboretum, for achieving particular standards of professional practices deemed important for arboreta and botanic gardens.

Click here to learn more about this initiative.

You Tube channel

NEW LAURELWOOD
YOUTUBE CHANNEL!
Click here to see.

ART DISPLAYS AT LAURELWOOD

Individual and group shows are being considered.
Click here for an application.
Email here for additional  information or questions.

Support Our Partners
Click here for more information.

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