Well, to-morrow we can go to see them; in the arboretum at the foot of the big Monterey pine.
Including the arboretum, their total area did not then exceed 11 acres.
Besides the works above mentioned, see Louden, arboretum, ii.
The final purchase was made largely in order that the arboretum might be able to start off with the Bixby collection as a nucleus.
The arboretum, or third section, includes twenty-five acres, and contains all kinds of ornamental and fruit trees.
A large proportion of the total acreage of the Gardens is monopolized by the arboretum.
To-day we arrived at Derby, and hastened to see its arboretum.
Hester met me at the station, and we walked through the arboretum to her home on the campus.
But the arboretum wanted a good many of those trees and so did we.
We made no use of this lovely day, except to walk to an arboretum and Pinetum on the outskirts of the town.
"tree-garden," 1838, from Latin arboretum, literally "a place grown with trees," from arbor "tree," of unknown origin, + -etum, suffix used to form the names of gardens and woods.