West Virginia Gardens

Morgantown: The Core Arboretum West Virginia University

Morgantown, West Virginia The Core Arboretum West Virginia University The 91-acre Core Arboretum is mostly old-growth forest on steep hillside and Monongahela River flood plain. 3.5 miles of trails provide access to densely wooded areas and 3 acres of lawn planted with specimen trees. Best known for its “spring ephemeral” wildflowers, the Arboretum is a […]

Morgantown: West Virginia Botanic Garden

Morgantown, West Virginia West Virginia Botanic Garden Begun in 2000, the West Virginia Botanic Garden is located near Morgantown on the 82-acre site of a former water reservoir. There’s an overall master plan, nevertheless this fledgling garden already has an Eclectic Garden, a Shade Garden, a Butterfly Garden, as well as native woodlands, meadows, wetlands […]