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The Plant Life of the Lurie Garden


Overview
Trees of the Lurie Garden

Trees are considered the backbones of the garden. They offer significant height and form and provide shade canopies for the growing plant material as well as for people.

Carpinus betulus ‘Fastigiata’
European Hornbeam

Cercis canadensis
Eastern Redbud

Fagus sylvatica
European Beech

Prunus subhirtella ‘Autumnalis’
Higan Cherry

Prunus sargentii
Sargent Cherry

Quercus macrocarpa x bicolor ‘Schuettii’
Burr Oak

Robinia pseudoacacia ‘Chicago Blues’
Black Locust

Thuja occidentalis ‘Brabant’
Arborvitae

Thuja occidentalis ‘Nigra’
American Arborvitae

Thuja occidentalis ‘Pyramidalis’
American Arborvitae

Thuja standishii x plicata ‘Spring Grove’
Arborvitae

Thuja occidentalis ‘Wintergreen’
American Arborvitae


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