Photo Contest

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 by

Winter 2014 Amateur Photography Contest Photography contest runs December 1, 2014 – February 28, 2015 Winners announced in March 2015...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Autumn Leaves

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 by

According to horticulture experts in Illinois, favorable spring and summer weather will lead to vibrant fall tree colors throughout...

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Why Leaves Change Color

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 by

Every autumn we revel in the beauty of the fall colors. The mixture of red, purple, orange and yellow is the result of chemical...

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