With over 170 acres of land, The Lexington Cemetery has over 200 species of trees including dogwoods, color crab apples, ornamental magnolias and pink weeping cherries. Throughout the season, cemetery visitors can find beautiful gardens of annuals and perennials.
Learn more about the horticultural aspects of The Lexington Cemetery by clicking on one of the following links to view video from the 2007 Tree Walk with The Lexington Cemetery Horticuluralist Miles Penn.
To read about the 41 trees included in The Lexington Cemetery Tree Guide,
Video Highlights from 2007 Guided Tree Walk
|Yellow Wood||Yellow Wood Sugar Maple|
|Tulip Poplar||Redbud Buckeye|
|Overcup Oak||Holly Tupelo Spruce|
|Cork Tree||Cucumber Magnolia|
For specific questions regarding horticulture, send an email to Miles Penn, horticulturalist.