Urban tree study published

The Morton Arboretum, in cooperation with the U.S. Forest Service, has today released the results of their “Urban Trees and Forests of the Chicago Region” study of trees in the seven-county Chicago region.

Researchers on the road

Scientists from the Arboretum have been trotting the globe this year contributing their data to worldwide research on trees, plants, and tree care.

Honors for Arboretum researchers

The Arboretum’s research efforts have brought its scientists two prestigious awards in recent months.

Get a jump on the holiday season

Even though the leaves have barely begun to change colors, the holiday countdown has entered the double digits.

How glass pumpkins are made

See how glass becomes art in a dazzling video.

Meet the artists

Behind every glass pumpkin is a story. Meet the glass artists who created these one-of-a-kind works of art.

Glass Pumpkin Patch

The Glass Pumpkin Patch returns with a cornucopia of unique blown-glass artwork set against a backdrop of the Arboretum’s colorful trees.

Fall is for families at the Arb

From Halloween hikes to festive foods, fall is perfect for families at the Arboretum.

Getting Ahead of Invasive Species: The Morton Arboretum Restoration Forum

Threats from invasive species are some of the biggest challenges facing our natural areas today.

Telling the story of nature

Kids and kids at heart gather around docents at the new Discovery Cart, waiting for a story.