Reeves-Reed Arboretum

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United States of America - New Jersey - Summit

Institution Code: RRARB

BGCI Member: No

About the Reeves-Reed Arboretum

Mission Statement

The Reeves-Reed Arboretum is a suburban conservancy dedicated to environmental and horticultural education for children and adults and to the enjoyment of nature through the professional care and preservation of a historic country estate.

Main Address:
Reeves-Reed Arboretum
165 Hobart Avenue
New Jersey 07901 United States of America

Telephone: (908) 273-8787
Fax: (908) 273-6869
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Frank Juliano, Executive Director
    Curator's Name: Julieanne Frascinella, Lead Horticulturist
    Plant Records Officer's Name:
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number: 2
    Educational Staff Number: 2
    Research Staff Number:
    Administration Staff Number:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Private: No
    Status: State: No
    Status: Educational: No
    Status: Municipal: No
    Status: Satellite: No
    Status: Trust: No
  • Date founded: 1974
  • Physical Data
  • Natural Vegetation Area: Yes
    Natural vegetation area: Size: 3 Hectares
  • Landscaped Area: Yes
    Landscaped Area: Size: 3 Hectares
  • Total Area: 5 Hectares
    Latitude: 40.7257000
    Longitude: -74.3484000
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Arboretum: Yes
    Arboretum Size: 5
  • Micropropagation/ Tissue Culture Facilities: No
    Seed Bank: No
    Published Plant Catalogue: No
    Computer Plant Record System: Yes
  • Open to public: Yes
    Friends society: Yes
    Retail Outlet: Shop: No
    Retail Outlet: Plant Sales: No
    Disabled access: Yes

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Some native flora, herbs, roses.

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes

  • Public Lectures/Talks: Yes
    Guided Tours: Yes
    Education Programme: Yes