Located at 116 Riverneck Road, the Donald Burbank Arboretum is the Land Trust’s first property in East Chelmsford. The land was a bequest of Donald Burbank, a long-time tree surgeon in the greater Lowell area. It is home to many wonderful flowering trees.
Following text is directly from the landscaper and needs lots of editing:
TREES: •2- Burgundy Heart Redbuds. (Red leaves, purple flowers) •1- Eastern Redbud(pinkish flowers) •1- White Magnolia(white flowers) •1- Elizabeth Magnolia (yellow flowers) •1- Weeping Cherry (pink flowers, bigger of two) •1- Yoshino Cherry Tree (white flowers, smaller of two) •2- Hydrangea (white flowers) •1- Kwanzan Cherry tree (pink flowers) •1- Cherokee Brave Dogwood (pink flowers) •Mulitple lilac bushes by house and old dog pen(purple flowers) •Multiple rhododendron (red and purple flowers) •1-Thundercloud plum (purple flowers, light purple flowers) • Fruit bearing pear tree • peach tree •Azaleas •PJM's •2- cherry trees (I think) (back, right of property) •1 other type of dogwood next to the Cherokee Brave (forget what kind) •crabapple (non-fruit bearing, forget which kind) •1-Honeysuckle shrub (what I was told anyway) •1-Northern Catalpa Tree •lots of lillys •lots of daffodils • Hosta •bee balm flowers •**The Blandings turtle is the endangered one that I have seen there (both babies and adults) also have seen Spotted turtles moving through as well (adults only) **
Visit Burbank Arboretum to enjoy flowering trees in the spring
- Beautiful Flowers
- Dog Friendly
- Easy walking
- Off-street Parking