Amazon Shopping

Friday, October 24, 2014 by

Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden whenever you shop on AmazonSmile. Click here and bookmark this link.  The next time you are shopping on Amazon, be sure...

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Klehm Receives Award

Friday, October 17, 2014 by

Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden is honored to recently be awarded the 2014 Non-Profit Beautification Award by the Rockford Area Gardeners of America. The award is in recognition of an outstanding Horticultural and Floral Site serving Rockford and Northern...

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Eagle Scouts

Thursday, October 16, 2014 by

Klehm Arboretum Botanic Garden offers various Eagle Scout projects for scouts to take part in and complete. If you are interested in completing a project, please fill out the form below. Name(required) Email(required)...

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Nature and Fallen Leaves...

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 by

Not only do leaves make trees look beautiful, their importance in sustaining life on this planet cannot be understated. Their bright green appearance in the spring is an indication of the beginning of a new life cycle. In the...

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Indicators of Trunk Decay...

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 by

A good indicator of decay is the presence of fungal fruiting structures on the trunk, limbs, or roots.  Fungal fruiting structures come in a variety of shapes such as bracket, hoof, shelf (collectively called conks) and mushrooms (toadstools).  Textures...

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Cub Scouts

Monday, October 13, 2014 by

Klehm Arboretum has the perfect facility and grounds for your Cub Scout to complete their various requirements. Our self-guided program is simple and allows Cub Scouts and their den a convenient way to satisfy multiple requirements all in one...

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