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  • Plant Health Care Report GDD update May 22, 2015

    Growing Degree update for May 22, 2015.
  • Plant Health Care Report issue 2015-4

    The scouting report of The Morton Arboretum for May 15, 2015.
  • About the Artist

    Sean Kenney spent so much time playing with LEGO® toys growing up that he decided he might as well make a career of it. For more than 30 years, the artist and “professional kid” has been turning ordinary LEGO bricks into sculptures for large-scale exhibits such as the award-winning Nature Connects®: Art with LEGO bricks by Sean Kenney as well as major corporations and venues around the globe.
  • Nature Connects® happenings

    The Arboretum will host several special events and programs during Nature Connects

    Events are free with Arboretum admission unless otherwise noted.

  • Plant Health Care Report GDD update May 8, 2015

    Plant Health Care Report Growing Degree Day update for May 8, 2015.
  • NEWS RELEASE: THREATENED TREES TAKE THE SPOTLIGHT AS THE MORTON ARBORETUM HOSTS WEEKEND OF SPECIAL EVENTS

    The Morton Arboretum is recognizing Endangered Species Day, Friday, May 15, and Plant Conservation Day, Monday, May 18, with four days of specially-themed activities and programs. Visitors can learn about the efforts being made to protect the Arboretum’s more than 100 species of rare and endangered trees, and simple ways to help endangered species through a variety of activities, including both docent-led and self-guided walking tours highlighting threatened trees.