The Natural History of Trees Walk
Event At A Glance
Trees perhaps occupied first place in Thomas Jefferson’s hierarchy of favorite garden plants. Join Monticello's Director of Gardens and Ground Emeritus Peter Hatch for this two-hour walking tour explores the natural history of Monticello’s exotic and native trees. Learn to identify about fifty species through an understanding of their ornamental, cultural, and historical character. This will be a relaxed morning ramble through a typical central Virginia hardwood forest.