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Plants and Trees

Branching Out: The Arborists Behind (and in) Central Park’s Trees

Our team of arborists have dedicated their careers to the study, planting, maintenance, and care of trees, and have a deep understanding of Central Park’s more than 18,000 woody plants.

Sugar Maples in spectacular orange

Plants and Trees

What Are Central Park’s Most Colorful Fall Trees?

In appreciation of this photogenic time of year, we asked Alan Clark, Conservancy arborist, to tell us what trees you should look for this autumn and where to find them.