About Redlands

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

 

 

 


There are more than 1,700 trees on the University of Redlands campus.
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In April 2010, it was designated a Tree Campus USA by the Arbor Day Foundation. Redlands is among just three other colleges or universities in California to receive this designation.

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