Fall Gardening Tips

Friday, October 9, 2015 by

Fall is prime planting time for trees and shrubs. You can still divide and move perennials but the sooner you do it, the more time the roots have to get established.  After the first frost, dig up dahlias, cannas,...

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Accepting Artist Consignments...

Friday, October 2, 2015 by

Good news!  We will now be offering local artisan items in our gift shop.  Artists who live in the area are encouraged to download our Artist Application for consideration.  The criteria below will show exactly what we would like...

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Making the Most of Your Compost...

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 by

After the fall, many homeowners wonder what to do with the leaves that have accumulated on the ground. Composting can be a beneficial process to manage yard waste, said University of Illinois Extension horticulture educator Andrew Holsinger.  Proper planning...

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Planting Bulbs

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 by

Gardeners can find a wide selection of spring bulbs for planting right now. The earlier the bulb goes into the ground the longer it will have to establish before cold soil temperatures arrive. Even if you end up planting...

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2015 Summer Appeal

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 by

Dear Friends of Klehm, Have you been to Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden lately?  It has been a busy spring! The garden renovations that began last year around the Clarcor Pavilion are looking great with new plants and features being...

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Art on the Lawn Awards...

Monday, July 20, 2015 by

The Klehm staff extends a warm thank you to all the talented artists at Art on the Lawn.  The variety of quality art was amazing and we heard a lot of positive comments and praise about the event.  Here’s...

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