April Gardening Tips

Monday, January 20, 2014 by

Advice for Zone 5 Gardeners If the ground has thawed, divide and replant perennials, such as asters, bee balm, and hostas. Plant roses and lily bulbs. When the ground is warm and dry, transplant early tomatoes outdoors, inside protective...

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February Garden Tips

Wednesday, January 1, 2014 by

* Order perennial plants and bulbs now for cut flowers this summer. Particularly good choices are phlox, daisies, coreopsis, asters and lilies. * Check stored bulbs, tubers and corms. Discard any that are soft or diseased. * Don’t remove...

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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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Garden Fair 2013

Friday, June 7, 2013 by

Friday June 7th – Sunday June 9th Friday, 12pm – 8pm Saturday, 9am – 5pm Sunday, 9am – 3pm Klehm Arboretum and BMO Harris Bank are pleased to present the 20th annual Garden Fair. For two decades, Garden Fair...

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Spring Plant Sale & Preview Sale 2013...

Friday, May 10, 2013 by

May 10-12, 2013 Thousands of annuals, perennials, herbs, wildflowers and unusual plants! Locally-grown   Preview Night Friday May 10 • 5-8 pm Shop early for the best selection of annuals, perennials, herbs, wildflowers and unusual plants. Most plants are...

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Share the Natural Wonders of Illinois with Your Students...

Tuesday, October 11, 2011 by

The Illinois Biodiversity Field Trip Grant Program provides funding for educators and their students to visit the natural wonders of our state.  Teachers may apply for up to $500 to be used for transportation and substitute teacher costs.  Illinois...

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