Order Seeds Now

Monday, December 30, 2013 by

Start Planning January is the month to organize your garden thoughts and start ordering seeds for the coming year. In addition to the seed and nursery catalogs we all receive in the mail, check out seed company Web sites...

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AHS Seed Exchange

Monday, December 30, 2013 by

How the Program Works Each fall American Horticultural Society members send in seeds collected from their gardens to share with other members. AHS staff and volunteers compile a list of the submitted seeds along with information about how to grow and...

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2014 Support

Monday, December 16, 2013 by

Klehm Arboretum has come a long way since it was known as Rockford Nursery in 1910.  In the last century it’s grown from an incubator for experimental plantings to a world-class arboretum – fostering appreciation and knowledge of our...

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Klehm Receives Challenge Grant...

Tuesday, December 10, 2013 by

Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden has been awarded a matching grant of $10,000 by the Carroll H. Starr Endowment Challenge Grant of the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois. According to Klehm Executive Director Daniel Riggs, the grant will be...

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Horticulture for the Holidays...

Saturday, December 7, 2013 by

Saturday, December 7, 2013 8:00 am Registration 8:15 am Keynote Speaker 9:30 am Session 1 Workshop 11:00 am Session 2 Workshop University of Illinois Extension brings its annual winter event, “Horticulture for the Holidays,” to Klehm Arboretum on Saturday, Dec....

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Flute Club of Rockford Holiday Performance...

Saturday, December 7, 2013 by

Saturday, December  7th, 2013 12:00 pm – 1 pm Come to Klehm for a holiday performance by the Flute Club of Rockford.  Enjoy hot chocolate and cookies as their flute choir performs holiday music at the Visitors Center.  This event is...

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