Gardening and Horticulture

Take a journey through a tree, from roots to leaves at The Morton Arboretum. THIS CLASS IS CANCELED. Wednesdays, May 15 and 22, 2019, 6:30 to 9:00 p.m.
Turn your yard into a sustainable, edible landscape using the design principles of permaculture in this two day workshop at The Morton Arboretum. (CANCELED) Two days: Saturday and Sunday, April 27 and 28, 2019, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Look beyond flowers and consider how foliage can add color, texture, and shapes to your garden at The Morton Arboretum. Friday, May 11, 2018, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Help your new plantings establish and thrive. Learn best practices when planting new trees and shrubs from a member of the Arboretum’s horticulture crew. THIS CLASS IS CANCELED. Saturday, May 11, 2019, 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Grow your own bouquet! Get traditional and nontraditional ideas on which flowers to plant in a cut-flower garden at The Morton Arboretum. Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 6:30 to 9:00 p.m.
Get the knowledge you need to grow beautiful, bountiful pepper plants at home. Saturday, May 5, 2018, 9:30 a.m. to noon
Learn a new skill and add whimsy to your home garden this spring at The Morton Arboretum! (CANCELED) Friday, April 20, 2018, 9:30 a.m. to noon
Be ready for spring plant shopping! In this workshop, you will create a design for a small garden space under the guidance of a landscape designer at The Morton Arboretum. Two Tuesdays, April 16 and 23, 2019, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Perennials are plants that come back year after year. Learn about the incredible variety of perennials plants that thrive in the Chicago area at The Morton Arboretum. Thursday, April 18, 2019, 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Achieve better results in your garden by treating your soil right. (SOLD OUT) Thursday, April 12, 2018, 9:00 a.m. to noon

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