The Care and Feeding of Trees

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Caring for Trees: Session 3 of 4 Thursday, May 17, 2012 6:30pm – 8:30pm This class will teach you how to care for the established trees in your landscape.  Do trees need to be ‘fed’?  When should you have your tree prunes?  What do the cracks in the trunk mean?  Learn how to assess the health of your trees and to watch for serious pests or problems.  This class will use both indoor presentation and outdoor study to help you understand how a tree grows and how you can help keep it healthy.  Learn more about series.   Individual class $15 / $12 Klehm members Session 3 – Care/Feeding of Trees: Members $12.00 USDPublic $15.00...

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What is Garden Fair?

Thursday, May 17, 2012 by

A Rockford Tradition for nearly two decades The largest outdoor garden market place for this region The place to find plants, tools, art and garden related items which enhance outdoor living A fundraiser for Klehm’s gardens, arboretum and programs Above all, though, it’s a place for people who make Northern Illinois beautiful: volunteers and gardeners. Klehm’s biggest volunteer project of the year: Garden Fair is only possible due to the efforts of over 100 loyal volunteers. They are the friendly faces as you enter, and the golf cart drivers who offer a ride after a long day of lunching and shopping with friends. They are the heart of Garden Fair, and the heart of our community. These volunteers don’t stop with one event; you’ll see them at Klehm working in the gardens and all over...

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