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  • THE MORTON ARBORETUM WELCOMES BACK DESTINATION ASIA FESTIVAL

    This August 1-2, explore fascinating Eastern cultures at The Morton Arboretum’s Destination Asia Festival. The festival will showcase traditional Asian music and dance, arts and athletic demonstrations, authentic cuisine, and the Arboretum’s diverse collection of trees from China, Japan, and Korea.
  • Plant Health Care Report GDD update July 2, 2015

    Plant Health Care Report Growing Degree Day update for July 2, 2015.
  • Beware of summer garden pests

    In summer, the garden is abuzz with insect life. Most insects are harmless or beneficial to plants, but a few can cause considerable damage, says Sharon Yiesla, Plant Clinic assistant. You should monitor your garden for problems and insects you don’t recognize.
  • Plant Health Care Report issue 2015-7

    The scouting report of The Morton Arboretum for June 26, 2015.
  • Growing Degree Day (GDD update, June 19, 2015

    Plant Health Care Report Growing Degree Day update for June 19, 2015.
  • NEWS RELEASE: THE MORTON ARBORETUM COMPLETES LIGHTING UPGRADE, REDUCES ENERGY CONSUMPTION

    As part of its continued commitment to sustainability, The Morton Arboretum has completed an LED lighting upgrade throughout its buildings. This upgrade was made possible by a grant from the Illinois Clean Energy Community Foundation (ICECF).