Cragmor Green

Cragmor Green (Main Hall lawn area): landscaped beginning ~1914

 

Aceraceae
Norway maple, Acer platanoides:  July 2009 was moved to the SW corner planter in front of CH.
silver maple, Acer saccharinum.  Melissa Brewer Widhalm memorial tree on the top of the steps.
 

Apocynaceae
periwinkle, Vinca minor.  SW corner planter in front of CH.
 

Berberidaceae
Japanese barberry, Berberis thunbergii.  SW corner planter in front of CH.


Cupressaceae
oneseed juniper, Juniperus monosperma.  Several from original landscaping.
 

Hippocastanaceae
ohio buckeye, Aesculus glabra:  Two left from earlier landscaping.
 

Pinaceae
blue spruce, Picea pungens:  Two from the original 1925 landscaping.
 

Tiliaceae
littleleaf linden, Tilia cordata.  Charles Zalabak memorial tree on the top of the steps leading to MH.

 

Ulmaceae
common hackberry, Celtis occidentalis:  At least 10 from the original 1925 landscaping
American elm, Ulmus americana:  1925-2013 McKay 1983 page 98 refers to "sheltered archway of trees" around 1925.