University of Nevada, Reno Arboretum

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Coordinates: 39°32′45″N 119°49′00″W / 39.54583°N 119.81667°W / 39.54583; -119.81667 The University of Nevada, Reno Arboretum is a state arboretum[1] located across the campus of the University of Nevada, Reno in Reno, Nevada.

The arboretum was established in 1985, and contains a collection of trees, shrubs, flowers, ornamentals and native flora, including over 60 genera and about 200 species of trees, many with several cultivars present. Thirty-six mature elm trees line the Quad.[2]

  • Fleischmann Agriculture Entry Landscape - magnolia, spring-flowering bulbs, and annuals. Trees include crimean lindens, ash, blue spruce, dwarf montgomery spruce, and flowering pears along the street.[3]
  • Merriam A. Brown Rose Garden - roses.
  • Manzanita Lake

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  1. ^ "NRS527.330 Establishment; purpose; regulation of the state arboretum". University of Nevada, Reno. 2008-09-22. Retrieved 2009-03-29. 
  2. ^ "Arboretum Board". Retrieved September 1, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Arboretum Board: Areas of Interest". Retrieved September 1, 2012. 

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