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  • 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.
  • From Ancient Majesty to Brand-New Pizzazz

    Perennials
    • Tidal Pool Prostrate Speedwell, a drought-tolerant groundcover with silvery-blue evergreen foliage, is a new plant from the Chicagoland Grows® plant introduction program.
    • Shockwave Garden Phlox is all about the foliage: fabulous shocking green-and-yellow flowers that set off the lavender-purple blooms but are sensational all on their own.
  • Get a Gorgeous Garden from a Catalog

    Here’s some advice on how and what to order from our distinctive selection of plants in the Members’ Exclusive Plant Catalog.
  • Plant Sale Preview

    Be on the lookout for special trees, shrubs, and perennials in our annual plant sales.