Flowering Trees at the Bartlett Arboretum

Spring brings with it lush and vibrant colors—not just in flowers, but in trees and shrubs as well!
One place this is evident is on the grounds of the Bartlett Tree Research Laboratories in Charlotte, North Carolina. Below are just a few photos of spring in bloom at our research labs.

'Raspberry Wine' Bee Balm
Monarda didyma L.

Silky Camellia
Stewartia malacodendron

Magnolia 'Butterflies'
Magnolia 'Butterflies'

White Spider Azalea
Rhododendron 'Wagner's White Spider'

Arthur Menzies Mahonia
Mahonia 'Arthur Menzies'

Franklin Tree
Franklinia alatamaha

Kousa Dogwood
Cornus kousa var. angustata

Traveller Redbud
Cercis canadensis var. texensis 'Traveller'

Ann Magnolia
Magnolia 'Ann'

Ashe magnolia
Magnolia macrophylla subsp. ashei

Calsap Rhododendron
Rhododendron 'Calsap'

Japanese Camellia
Camellia japonica

Chinese Holly
Ilex cornuta femina

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