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College Buildings 8, 9, 10, 27 and 29

MCC's Arboretum

The college building gardens are one of the six venues comprising Metro's Arboretum, a Nebraska Statewide Arboretum site. Below are plant lists for these beautiful gardens.

Buildings 8, 9, & 10

Deciduous Trees

Acer ginnala Amur Maple
Acer platanoides Norway Maple
Acer rubrum Red Maple
Acer saccharinum Silver Maple
Amelanchier arborea Downy Serviceberry
Betula nigra River Birch
Carpinus caroliniana Ironwood
Celtis occidentalis Common Hackberry
Cladrastis lutea American Yellowwood
Fraxinus pennsylvanica Marshall's Seedless Green Ash
'Marshall's Seedless'
Gleditsia triacanthos Shademaster Honeylocust
var. inermis 'Shademaster'
Juglans nigra Black Walnut
Liriodendron tulipifera Tulip Tree
Magnolia x soulangiana Saucer Magnolia
Malus species Flowering Crabapple
Malus species 'Radiant' Radiant Flowering Crabapple
Malus species 'Sargentii' Sargent Flowering Crabapple
Populus deltoides Eastern Cottonwood
Quercus bicolor Swamp White Oak
Quercus prinus Chestnut Oak
Sophora japonica Japanese Pagodatree
Tilia americana American Linden
Tilia cordata Littleleaf Linden

Shrubs

Amelanchier canadensis Shadblow Serviceberry
Berberis thunbergii var. atropurpurea Japanese Barberry
Berberis thunbergii var. atropurpurea 'Nana' Crimson Pygmy
Japanese Barberry
Chaenomeles japonica Japanese Floweringquince
Cornus sericea 'Flaviramea' Yellow Twig Dogwood
Cornus sericea Redosier Dogeood
Deutzia gracilis 'Snowflower' Snowflower Slender Deutzia
Dirca palustris Leatherwood
Forsythia viridissima Greenstem Forsythia
Forsythia viridissima 'Bronxensis' Dwarf Yellowbell Forsythia
Forsythia x intermedia 'Lynwood Gold' Lynwood Gold Forder Forsythia
Ilex verticillata 'Afterglow' Common Winterberry
Ilex verticillata 'Jim Dandy' Common Winterberry
Ilex verticillata 'Winter Red' Common Winterberry
Ilex x meserveae Meserve Hybrid Holly
Potentilla fruticosa 'Katherine Dykes' Katherine Dykes
Bush Cinquefoil
Rhamnus cathartica Common Buckthorn
Rhamnus frangula 'Asplenifolia' Fernleaf Buckthorn
Rhododendron 'Golden Lights' Golden Lights Azalea
Rhododendron 'P.J.M.' P.J.M. Rhododendron
Spiraea nipponica 'Snowmound' Snowmound Nippon Spirea
Spiraea thunbergii Mellow Yellow ® Thunberg Spirea
'Mellow Yellow'
Spiraea x bumalda 'Anthony Waterer' Anthony Waterer Spirea
Spiraea x vanhouttei Vanhoutte Spirea
Syringa vulgaris Common Lilac
Viburnum trilobum Compact American Cranberrybush
'Compactum' Viburnum
Viburnum x rhytidophylloides Lantanaphyllum Viburnum

Evergreens

Abies balsamea Balsam Fir
Abies concolor Concolor Fir
Juniperus chinensis Chinese Juniper
Juniperus horizontalis 'Blue Rug' Blue Rug Juniper
Juniperus procumbens Japgarden Juniper
Juniperus virginiana Eastern Redcedar
Picea glauca White Spruce
Picea pungens var. glauca Colorado Spruce
Pinus nigra Austrian Pine
Pinus sylvestris Scotch Pine
Taxus cuspidata Japanese Yew

Buildings 27 & 29

Deciduous Trees

Acer campestre Corkbark Maple
Acer nigrum Black Maple
Acer palmatum Strapleaf Japanese Maple
'Ao-shime-no-uchi-shidare'
Acer palmatum 'Bloodgood' Bloodgood Japanese Maple
Acer platanoides Norway Maple
Acer saccharinum Silver Maple
Aesculus hippocastanum Common Horsechestnut
Alnus glutinosa Common, Black or European Alder
Carpinus caroliniana Ironwood
Celtis occidentalis Common Hackberry
Cladrastis lutea American Yellowwood
Cornus alternifolia Pagoda Dogwood
Cornus kousa Pink Dogwood
Crataegus crusgalli var. inermis Thornless Cockspur Hawthorn
Fraxinus pennsylvanica Green Ash
Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis Shademaster Locust
'Shademaster'
Gleditsia tricanthos var. inermis Thornless Common Honeylocust
Gymnocladus dioicus Kentucky Coffeetree
Liriodendron tulipifera Tuliptree
Malus species Apple
Nyssa sylvatica Black Gum
Ostrya carpinifolia European Hophornbeam
Platanus occidentalis Sycamore
Populus tremuloides 'Erecta' Quaking Aspen
Prunus species Cherry
Pyrus calleryana 'Bradford'' Bradford Callery Pear
Pyrus calleryana 'Chanticleer' Chanticleer Callery Pear
Pyrus calleryana 'Redspire' Redspire Pear
Pyrus calleryana 'Whitehouse' Whitehouse Pear
Quercus alba White Oak
Salix chaenomeloides Giant Pussy Willow
Sorbus aria Whitebeam Mountainash
Tilia cordata Littleleaf Linden Witches' Broom
'Girard's Pendula Nana'
Ulmus americana American Elm
Ulmus pumila Siberian Elm

Shrubs

Acanthopanax sieboldianus Fiveleaf Aralia
Berberis thunbergii var. atropurpurea Japanese Barberry
Berberis thunbergii var. atropurpurea
'Crimson Pygmy' Crimson Pygmy Japanese Barberry
Calycanthus floridus Carolina Allspice
Caragana arborescens Siberian Peashrub
Caryopteris x clandonensis 'Aurea' Golden Blue Mist Spirea
Cotinus coggygria 'Royal Purple' Purple Smokebush
Euonymus alata Winged Euonymus
Forsythia species Forsythia
Forsythia x intermedia 'Spring Glory' Border Forsythia
Hamamelis virginiana Common Witchhazel
Hibiscus syriacus Rose-of-Sharon
Ilex glabra 'Nordic Compact' Inkberry
Kerria japonica Japanese Kerria
Rhamnus frangula 'Asplenifolia' Fernleaf Buckthorn
Rhododendron species Azalea
Rhus aromatica 'Gro-low' Gro-low Fragrant Sumac
Rosa rugosa 'Sevillana' var. meigekanu Sevillana Shrub Rose
Sambucus canadensis American Elder
Spiraea japonica 'Little Princess' Little Princess Spirea
Spiraea japonica 'Magic Carpet' Magic Carpet Spirea
Spiraea japonica var. alpina 'Daphne' Daphne Spirea
Spiraea x bumalda 'Anthony Waterer' Anthony Waterer Spirea
Symphoricarpos albus Snowberry
Viburnum dentatum Arrowwood Viburnum
Viburnum lantana 'Mohican' Mohican Wayfaringtree Viburnum
Viburnum trilobum American Cranberry Bush
Weigela florida 'Pink Princess' Pink Princess Weigela

Evergreens

Juniperus chinensis 'Old Gold' Old Gold Juniper
Juniperus chinensis 'Sargent Green' Sargent Green Juniper
Juniperus chinensis sargentii 'Glauca' Blue Sargent Juniper
Juniperus chinensis sargentii 'Viridis' Green Sargent Juniper
Juniperus chinensis 'Sea Green' Sea Green Juniper
Juniperus horizontalis 'Blue Rug' Blue Rug Juniper
Juniperus horizontalis 'Plumosa Andora' Plumosa Andora Juniper
Juniperus procumbens Japgarden Juniper
Juniperus sabina 'Sierra Spreader' Sierra Spreader Savin Juniper
Juniperus species Juniper
Juniperus virginiana Eastern Redcedar
Juniperus virginiana 'Grey Owl' Grey Owl Eastern Redcedar
Larix decidua European Larch
Metasequoia glyptostroboides Dawn Redwood
Picea glauca 'Conica' Dwarf Alberta Spruce
Picea pungens 'Fat Albert' Colorado Spruce
Pinus mugo Mugo Pine
Pinus ponderosa Ponderosa Pine
Pinus strobiformis Southwestern White Pine
Pinus strobus 'Uconn' White Pine Witches' Broom
Pinus sylvestris Scotch Pine
Taxodium distichum Common Baldcypress
Taxus x media 'Densiformis' Densiformis Yew
Taxus x media 'Wardii' Ward Yew
Thuja occidentalis 'Dwarf Globe' Dwarf Globe Arborvitae
Thuja occidentalis 'Pyramidalis' Pyramidalis Arborvitae
Thuja occidentalis 'Woodwardii' Woodward Arborvitae

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