Perennial Maintenance Walking Tour

Schedule and Location

Thursday, June 28, 2018, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
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Tuesday, July 10, 2018, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
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Fees and Registration

Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum. 

$29.00 member
$34.00 nonmember

Course Description

A tour leader points out various kinds of plants to two interested women.

Stroll the Arboretum's stunning perennial beds where you’ll learn about plant placement, dividing, transplanting, watering, fertilizing, mulching and more. Knowing what to do and when to do it will help keep your perennial gardens looking good from spring through fall.

Instructor: Mike Butler, horticulturist, The Morton Arboretum
Note: Held entirely outdoors; please dress for the weather. Limit 18



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Course Details

ONLINE: Register now
BY PHONE: 630-719-2468 (or to be waitlisted, M-F, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)
IN PERSON: Stop by Visitor Center during open hours.

Weather Cancellation Hotline
Classes run rain or shine unless there is a threat of server weather. If severe weather is forecast please call 630-719-7979 for updates on weather related cancellations.