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  • Lunch & Learn: Climate Change in the Collections

    Discover how the changing climate is affecting trees in a stimulating discussion over lunch January 24.
  • Arboretum Works for Trees in a Changing World

    Leaders of The Morton Arboretum have traveled to China to help institutions there save imperiled trees.
  • 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.
  • Give a Second Chance

    Looking to add a four-legged member to the family? Learn about husky fostering and adoption at the Arboretum.