The Arboretum at Penn State

Phase 1

Echinacea cv. (purple coneflower) and Hydrangea arborescens ‘Dardom’ (White Dome® wild hydrangea)

Echinacea cv. (purple coneflower) and Hydrangea arborescens ‘Dardom’ (White Dome® wild hydrangea)

  • Entire Structure ($1,000,000) (funded)
  • Overlook Pavilion – Horticulture Wing ($100,000)
  • Overlook Pavilion – Event Terrace (tented) ($500,000)
  • Overlook Portico (front porch and passage between building wings) ($200,000)
  • Overlook Pavilion Garden ($100,000)
Birch Overlook wedding set-up

Birch Overlook wedding set-up

($100,000) (Transition from Pavilion to upper end of Event Lawn)
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Setting up for a University event on Event Lawn

Setting up for a University event on Event Lawn

($1,000,000)
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Brugmansia (angel trumpet) in planters on the North Terrace

Brugmansia (angel trumpet) in planters on North Terrace

($500,000)

Trellis Panels (in wall, heavy steel with grass motif cutouts) (2) ($7,500 each)
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($500,000)

Summer display in the Lotus Pool

Summer display in the Lotus Pool

  • Trellis Panels (in wall, heavy steel with grass motif cutouts) (3) ($7,500 each)
  • Oasis Garden Terrace (funded)
  • Lotus Pool ($100,000) (partially funded)

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Phyllostachys aureosulcata ‘Spectabilis’ (yellow-groove bamboo), Phyllostachys nuda (nude-sheath bamboo)

Phyllostachys aureosulcata ‘Spectabilis’ (yellow-groove bamboo) and Phyllostachys nuda (nude-sheath bamboo) form the bamboo Allée

(between Conservatory Terrace Garden and Oasis Garden) ($200,000)
Bamboo Motif Gate (funded)

View to the south from Hawthorn Entry

View to the south from Hawthorn Entry

(Entry to Event Lawn, from walled gardens) ($100,000)

 

 

 

Early summer in the Rose & Fragrance Garden

Early summer in the Rose & Fragrance Garden

  • (First half completed in Phase I) ($2,250,000)
  • North Patio (funded)
  • South Patio ($50,000)
  • Entrance Trellis Panel (funded)
  • Trellis Panels (in wall, heavy steel with diamond motif cutouts) (7) ($7,500 each)
  • Curved Trellis Panel (at entrance to Rose Garden, heavy steel with cutouts) (funded)
  • Iris Walk (funded)
  • Rose Garden Bower (funded)
  • Vine Trellis (88-foot trellis wall between Oasis and Rose Gardens) (funded)

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Monarch butterfly on Aster tataricus 'Jindai' (Tatarian aster) - Martha B. Moss

Monarch butterfly on Aster tataricus ‘Jindai’ (Tatarian aster) – Photo by Martha B. Moss

 

  • (larger opening) ($50,000)
  • (smaller opening) ($50,000)

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Alnus glutinosa (black alder) in the Ramage Marsh Meadow

Alnus glutinosa (black alder) in the Ramage Marsh Meadow

(funded)

In the Marsh Meadow

  • Marsh Meadow Osier Banks (2) ($7,500 each) (1 funded/1 available)
  • Marsh Meadow Dwarf Willow Banks (4) ($7,500 each)

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Close-up of Albizia julibrissin foliage

Close-up of Albizia julibrissin foliage

($100,000)

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Seat Wall - Smith($20,000 each)

  • One remaining (at end of Event Lawn)
  • Two at Pavilion (funded)
  • One at end of Event Lawn (funded)
  • One at fountain (funded)