Nancy Olson Children’s Garden...

Monday, March 14, 2011 by

The Nancy Olson Children’s Garden is located inside the East Loop of the Arboretum. Just cross over the bridge at the koi pond—you’re there! Named in honor of a devoted Klehm member, the garden is designed to encourage children...

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Demonstration Gardens...

Sunday, March 13, 2011 by

Wander through these five display gardens designed for inspiration. Gardens include a Butterfly Garden, Herb Garden, and Daylily Garden. In 2011 we planted a Quilt Garden to highlight the Botanical Quilt Exhibition displayed in the Visitor’s Center at the...

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Peony Garden

Saturday, March 12, 2011 by

The romantic Peony Garden features over 70 varieties of peonies that bloom in May and early June. For 3 generations the Klehm family has been cultivating peonies and a wide range of their varieties make up the favorite springtime...

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Hosta Garden

Friday, March 11, 2011 by

Some are tall, others short and ranging in colors from deep green to blue, yet they’re all hosta. Grown for their lush and attractive foliage Over 50 varieties of hosta are presented in our shady hosta garden. Hosta offer...

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Prehistoric Garden

Monday, March 7, 2011 by

This garden showcases some of the trees and plants which grew in prehistoric times including the highly recognizable ginkgo. As an added delight for the family, you’ll also find Klehm’s Dinosaur mascot Flora-Fauna....

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Fall Leaves, Spring Colors by Hans Rupert...

Saturday, March 5, 2011 by

Photographer Hans Rupert produced this image in the fall of 1988 on a Hasselblad CM, 100mm f/3.5 Planar CF T* lens, Kodachrome 64 Professional film at an exposure of 1/50s @...

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