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Press releases from The Morton Arboretum.

CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA TO PERFORM AT THE MORTON ARBORETUM IN JUNE 2013

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association (CSOA) today announced that it will present five concerts at The Morton Arboretum on June 27, 29 and 30, 2013.

10TH ANNUAL HUSKY HEROES AT THE MORTON ARBORETUM

Our favorite four-legged friends are coming back to the Arboretum January 26-27 for the 10th annual Husky Heroes!

CHICAGOLAND GROWS® INTRODUCES THREE NEW PLANTS

The Chicagoland Grows® plant introduction program will introduce three new plants at the Mid-Am American Horticultural Show in mid-January: Forever Pink Phlox, Phlox ‘Forever Pink’; Beijing Gold® (Syringa pekinensis ‘Zhang Zhiming’) Peking Tree Lilac and Crescendo™ (Acer saccharum ‘Morton’) Sugar Maple.

Helen Avalynne Tawes Garden Awarded Level I Accreditation By Arbnet Arboretum Accreditation Program

The ArbNet Arboretum Accreditation Program and The Morton Arboretum are pleased to announce that Helen Avalynne Tawes Garden in Annapolis, MD has been awarded a Level I Accreditation. By achieving particular standards of professional practices deemed important for arboreta and botanic gardens, Tawes Garden is now recognized as an accredited arboretum in The Morton Register of Arboreta.

Art In Action at The Morton Arboretum

For Immediate Release
Editors: Photos Available

Live demonstrations take center stage at this year’s Nature Artists’ Guild spring exhibit at The Morton Arboretum.

For more than 25 years, the Nature Artists’ Guild of The Morton Arboretum has been showcasing its members’ talent in its annual spring exhibit. On Saturday, April 6 and Sunday, April 7, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., visitors can enjoy this year’s exhibit of more than 100 original pieces. There will be artworks in a variety of media, some available for purchase.

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