The physical geography of the woodland area is amazing with the many changes in elevation. Find relief at the Iowa Arboretum.
The 4 acre tallgrass prairie at the Iowa Arboretum allows visitors to experience the landscape that was prevalent in Iowa in the 1800’s.
The bark of Betula papyrifera (Paper Birch) is of interest throughout the year.
See Iowa’s own Christmas Trees on display at the Iowa Arboretum. December 3rd – 23rd. Weekdays – 9am-4pm, Saturdays – 10am to 4pm, Sundays – 12pm to 4pm. Enjoy Iowa’s Best!