Horticulture for the Holidays...

Saturday, November 15, 2014 by

Saturday, November 15, 2014 9:00am – 12.00pm University of Illinois Extension’s annual Horticulture for the Holidays event is scheduled for November 15th from 9 a.m. to noon (check-in begins at 8:30 a.m.) at Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden. Participants...

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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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How To Make Seed Balls...

Friday, August 8, 2014 by

Seed balls make sowing a lot easier! Seed balls are seeds wrapped in soil materials , then dried and planted later. Seed balls can be dropped anywhere suitable for the species during the germination period. First, sift clay to...

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6 Fall Gardening Tips...

Monday, November 11, 2013 by

Year-end garden tips 1) Leaving perennials standing and not cutting them back may help to protect the crown. If you mulch, go ahead and cut them back. 2) Rake fallen leaves from grass. Leaves left on lawn over winter...

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Special Fall Evening Tours of Klehm...

Monday, October 15, 2012 by

Monday, Oct. 15 Friday, Oct. 19 Tours run from 4pm 6pm daily Take in the beautiful colors of autumn at Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden. We do the driving as you relax in riding comfort aboard the Klehm Express,...

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Autumn @the Arboretum – Free Fall Festival...

Wednesday, September 21, 2011 by

Autumn @the Arboretum Sunday, October 2, 2011   Who: Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden What: Autumn @the Arboretum Where: Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden – 2715 S Main Street in Rockford, IL When: Sunday, October 2, 2011 9am-4pm Cost:...

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