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  • Prime Time for Pruning

    Late winter is an excellent time to prune shrubs and trees, while they are safely dormant.
  • Bringing Bloom Indoors

    Force branches of flowering shrubs indoors for an early shot of spring bloom.
  • Maples at The Morton Arboretum

    Maples are one of the most prominent trees in any Midwestern landscape, certainly on our grounds here at The Morton Arboretum.
  • A Special New Sugar Maple

    The new Crescendo sugar maple from Chicagoland Grows® could make an excellent replacement for ash trees lost to emerald ash borer.
  • Fun for Adults, Too

    Don’t let the kids have all the fun! Call the babysitter and come on out for some adult-only activities.
  • Expand Your Child’s Mind with Summer Science Camp

    Creepy crawlers, awesome art, survival skills … think of all your child could learn in exciting, hands-on Summer Science Camps.