Arbutus menziesii

Pacific
madrone

This West Coast native is famous for its expressive exterior. From its distinctive red bark to its seasonal flowers, madrones are forever striking

Always a standout

In the spring, madrones are covered with white bell-shaped flowers. By autumn, their branches are dressed in clusters of orange-red berries.

Marjorie Wolosz

“ I feel such peace knowing I selected this final resting place for our family. ”

- Marjorie Wolosz

Natural cool

Hiking on a hot day? Place your palm on the bark of a madrone, whose bark is cool to the touch even on the hottest days.

Layers of color

A madrone’s outer bark will peel to reveal new bark that appears green, chartreuse, or orange before darkening into red.

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