Morton Arboretum (MOR)

The Morton Arboretum is an internationally recognized nonprofit organization dedicated to the planting and conservation of trees. Its 1,700 acres hold more than 222,000 live plants representing nearly 4,300 taxa from around the world.
Contacts: Andrew Hipp,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 36ea544b-df08-4f21-80e5-dd1c0bdc39c6
Digital Metadata: EML File
Research Department Morton Arboretum
4100 Illinois Route 53
Lisle, Illinois   60532-1293
Collection Statistics
  • 18,201 specimen records
  • 9,909 (54%) georeferenced
  • 16,659 (92%) with images (33,553 total images)
  • 17,730 (97%) identified to species
  • 83 families
  • 251 genera
  • 1,099 species
  • 1,120 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
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