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Tree Conservation at JFK Arboretum


Free of charge


12:00 pm


The John F. Kennedy Arboretum

A talk & walk tour of the Arboretum by Dr. Darach Lupton, Curator of the National Botanic Gardens, including Kilmacurragh Botanical Gardens  & the  John F.Kennedy Arboretum.

This tour will highlight wildflower meadows, our involvement with the International Conifer Conservation Programme (ICCP) and key specimen trees on site. Darach's interests include the conservation of the flora of Ireland & Oman, along with the promotion of botanic gardens & horticulture as essential tools in global plant conservation.

An outdoor tour not to be missed!

Suitable footwear & clothing required.



New Ross
Co. Wexford
Y34 KA48


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Located 12 km south of New Ross (off R733)

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