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Thursday, April 25
As Chicago presents a new plan to treat its ash trees for the Emerald ash borer, The Morton Arboretum wants to remind media and homeowners of the facts about these insects.
Monday, April 15
The Morton Arboretum is pleased to announce that Senior Research Scientist Andrew L. Hipp, Ph.D., has been named a 2013-2014 Fulbright Scholar. This is the first Fulbright awarded to a researcher at the Arboretum.
Friday, February 15
The Morton Arboretum has received accreditation from the American Alliance of Museums (AAM), the highest national recognition for a museum. Accreditation signifies excellence to the public as well as the Arboretum’s funding audience, professional community and government and other agencies.
Wednesday, September 25
The Morton Arboretum, in cooperation with the U.S. Forest Service, has today released the results of their “Urban Trees and Forests of the Chicago Region” study of trees in the seven-county Chicago region.
Wednesday, September 25
The Arboretum’s research efforts have brought its scientists two prestigious awards in recent months.
Wednesday, September 25
See how glass becomes art in a dazzling video.
Tuesday, July 30
When Ray Schulenberg and other Morton Arboretum staff members set out to recreate a prairie on an eight-acre patch of farmland 51 years ago, there were no instructions to follow.
Tuesday, July 30
Late summer is the best time to enjoy the Schulenberg Prairie, and imagine what the Illinois landscape was like when the settlers arrived in this rippling sea of grasses and other plants.
Thursday, June 27
What’s your offensive garden strategy? For winning plants, keep an eye out for these pests and diseases this July.
Thursday, May 30
The Arboretum’s new tree breeder has his eye on the landscapes of the future.