Gardening and Horticulture

Make the most of your small garden with smart design at The Morton Arboretum. Thursday, April 19, 2018, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Perennials come back year after year. Learn about the incredible variety of perennials plants that thrive in the Chicago area at The Morton Arboretum. Thursday, April 12, 2018, 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Achieve better results in your garden by treating your soil right. (SOLD OUT) Thursday, April 12, 2018, 9:00 a.m. to noon
Learn to make your own healthy, cost-effective snack bars at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday, May 19, 2018, 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.
This one-day conference for green industry professionals and avid home gardeners will focus on the latest information and practice related to the selection and care of Midwestern trees, shrubs, and woody plants, as shared by leading designers and plant experts at The Morton Arboretum. Thursday, September 6, 2018, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
The Perennial Plant Association and The Morton Arboretum are teaming up to offer a day-long symposium entitled, ‘Plants for Pollinators.’ (SOLD OUT) Saturday, February 3, 2018, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Make a difference in your own backyard with simple ideas that have a big impact on the planet at The Morton Arboretum. Thursday, March 15, 2018, 7:00 to 9:30 p.m.
Learn to identify trees after they shed their leaves for the winter at The Morton Arboretum. NEW SECTION ADDED: In-person component on Friday, February 2, 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Remaining sections are SOLD OUT.
Learn about the benefits of herbs and spices and how to infuse them into salves, tonics and tisanes, and an invigorating and delicious beverage called a shrub at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday, April 7, 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Learn the benefits of essential oils and make your own essential-oil products to take home with you at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday, February 3, 2018, 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.

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