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Gardening and Horticulture

Explore the profound importance of plants in our lives and their essential role for life on earth through an autobiographical account by Stephen Blackmore, Queen’s Botanist, and Chairman of Botanic Gardens Conservation International at The Morton Arboretum. (Registration is now closed) Friday, October 28, 2016 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Conference: Help curb the spread of problem plants escaping from cultivation at The Morton Arboretum. Thursday, November 10, 2016, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Make a small table arrangement using live and artificial botanicals ornamented with ribbon and jewels at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday, November 19, 2016, 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Make your outdoor space a show stopper, no matter the season at The Morton Arboretum. Friday, November 4, 2016, 9:00 a.m. to noon
Sip Arboretum ale, nibble pretzels and popcorn, and learn about top performing shrubs and trees for the fall landscape from collections supervisor Patrick Kelsch at The Morton Arboretum. (Canceled) Thursday, November 3, 2016, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Create a custom garden design for your home, based on the best ideas in American gardening from 1830 to present at The Morton Arboretum. NEW DATESTwo Saturdays, February 11 and 18, 2017, 9:00 a.m. to noon
Draw inspiration for your own garden from the history of home garden design at The Morton Arboretum! Wednesday, November 2, 2016, 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Learn to grow vegetables in any space or season with a simple home hydroponics system at The Morton Arboretum. Thursday, October 27, 2016, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
This winter, grow your salad indoors. Discover how to grow your own microgreens and salad greens indoors under a very simple grow light system at The Morton Arboretum! Saturday, November 3, 2018, 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Begin the process of designing a home landscape at The Morton Arboretum. Four Fridays, February 10 through March 3, 2047, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

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