Hours: 6am – 11pm daily, year-round
Parking: Silver lot
The Kentucky Grove is a grove of native trees planted at the base of the Big Four® Bridge. Plantings include:
Commonly used as a shade tree; both handsome and tolerant of urban stresses.
Once the state tree; early settlers used its pods as a coffee substitute.
Named for the fringed cup around its acorn; has large, beautiful leaves and rough, gray bark.
Beautiful in all seasons; flowers in summer, has brilliant fall foliage.
Large shade tree known for beautiful foliage and unique seed cones.
Broad-leaf evergreen with clusters of red berries in fall and winter.
A common understory tree that flowers in spring.
A narrow, compact evergreen with reddish-brown shredded bark.