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  • Father's Day gift guide

    Stumped on what to get your dad this Father's Day? Treat him to one of several great finds available at The Arboretum Store.
  • Plant Health Care Report issue 2016-5

    The scouting report of The Morton Arboretum for June 3, 2016.
  • Living billboard highlights the importance of trees in our communities and world

    Look at the tree one way, and it’s barren and lifeless. Walk a few feet and look at it from another angle, and its leaves become green and lush. What can you do to help trees grow green and thrive? How can you be a tree champion? That’s the question asked by the 10-by-27-foot tree art you can see in Arbor Court this summer.
  • Plant Health Care Report GDD update May 26, 2016

    The growing degree update from The Morton Arboretum for May 26, 2016.

    The Morton Arboretum is celebrating the long days and warm evenings of summer with fantastic exhibits, events and programs for the whole family. New this summer, take a journey through time with Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry David Thoreau during the acclaimed outdoor walking play “Nature,” July 8-31. In late August, join us for a leisurely stroll around Meadow Lake while shopping from local artists during our first-ever Wine and Art Walk, August 27-28. And cyclists won’t want to miss the new Bikes, Branches and Bites event on August 13. Bike on vehicle-free roads, and enjoy live music and food trucks!
  • Plant Health Care Report issue 2016-4

    The scouting report of The Morton Arboretum for May 20, 2016.