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  • SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER EVENTS, PROGRAMS AND CLASSES AT THE MORTON ARBORETUM

    The Morton Arboretum is celebrating its signature season in style with great events and programs for all ages. The popular dog-friendly event Tails on the Trails makes its return this September, along with the authentic music, dance and cuisines of the Passport Europe Festival. September is also the last month to catch the 23 whimsical copper frog sculptures of Ribbit! The Exhibit, going on through September 25.
  • Plant Health Care Report issue 2016-8

    The scouting report of The Morton Arboretum for July 15, 2016.
  • Plant health Care report GDD update July 7, 2016.

    The growing degree update from The Morton Arboretum for July 7, 2016.
  • Plant Health Care Report issue 2016-7

    The scouting report of The Morton Arboretum for July 1, 2016.
  • Go easy on the fertilizer

    Want to do a little less work in the garden? Reconsider how much you fertilize, says Todd Jacobson, head of horticulture at The Morton Arboretum. Many plants, including trees, shrubs, and most perennials, will usually be fine without it.
  • Plant Health Care Report GDD update June 27, 2016

    The growing degree update from The Morton Arboretum for June 27, 2016.