Gardening with Physical Limitations...

Wednesday, August 31, 2011 by

Article by National Garden Bureau   Let’s face it, gardeners age. Or, are afflicted with illnesses that can make gardening more difficult and less enjoyable. However, thanks to creative and inventive minds, there are now a wide variety of...

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Autumn@Arboretum Sunday, Oct 2nd...

Wednesday, August 31, 2011 by

Autumn @the Arboretum Sunday, October 2, 2011   Who: Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden What: Autumn @the Arboretum Where: Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden – 2715 S Main Street in Rockford, IL When: Sunday, October 2, 2011 9am-4pm Cost:...

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From Green Roofs to Fields of Flowers...

Wednesday, August 31, 2011 by

From Green Roofs to Fields of Flowers – Designing, Specifying, Installing and Managing the LEED Landscape by U.S. Green Building Council – Rockford/Northern Illinois Branch Date: August 31, 2011 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM Location: Klehm Arboretum, 2715 South Main...

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Flower Beds in the Fountain Garden...

Saturday, August 20, 2011 by

The Fountain Garden has gained new life with the recent rains.  Enjoy the flowers beds and play in the...

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Gradiflora Hosta

Saturday, August 20, 2011 by

The Klehm Hosta Garden has 75 varieties of hosta. Hostas increase in size and value each year. What other perennial can be planted and, literally, forgotten or neglected, and still be better than the year before? Their beauty, diversity,...

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Hosta in Bloom

Saturday, August 20, 2011 by

Hostas have been cultivated in China and Japan for centuries. They did not become known in the western world until 1790 when two species arrived in Europe from China. Today, hostas are widely grown throughout the world in many...

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