Sunday, January 17, 2010

Winter work in the Arboretum!

Students Frank Grano and Mike Lawer are busy weeding invasive plants and cleaning up our wonderful trees in the Western Grove.

Tuesday, November 18, 2008


The Mont Alto Arboretum saw its first taste of winter last night. The ground was covered with a light dusting of snow this morning Tuesday November 18, 2008.

Thursday, November 6, 2008

Paperbark maple on campus.

The paperbark maple (Acer griseum) has beautiful fall foliage. The leaves are turning a bright red. The paperbark maple and the many Japanese maple (Acer palmatum) seem to brighten the campus with their radiant fall foliage.

Japanese maple and peacock Japanese maple fall foliage.

The Japanese maple (Acer palmatum) and the peacock Japanese maple (Acer japonicum var. aconitifolium) are turning brilliant fall colors.

Tuesday, October 21, 2008

Japanese Maple Fall Foliage at Penn State Mont Alto

These Japanese maple (Acer palmatum) are turning a brilliant red color.

Fall Foliage on the campus of Penn State Mont Alto

Around our campus now, many trees are showing there beautiful fall foliage. Enjoy the beautiful fall foliage!!!!


Three new longleaf pine (Pinus palustris) were planted in the Penn State Mont Alto Arboretum yesterday.