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Cajeput Tree

Melaleuca quinquenervia

Melaleuca quinquenervia

Location: Several of these trees grow around Melrose Hall.
This tree produces cajeput oil, an essential ingredient in aromatherapy. It is an evergreen species with pointed leaves that also blooms white, red, or green flowers. The trunk features white spongy bark that flakes easily.

Japanese Pittosporum




Thurber, an English bulldog, is the University's mascot.

He is named after Clarence Howe Thurber, University president from 1933-37.

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