SWCD Tree Sale

SWCD Tree Sale

Deadline Friday, March 21 Each year the Soil and Water Conservation District sells bare root trees, evergreen, shrub seedlings, and transplants in an effort to increase efforts to provide energy conservation and/or habitat cover for wildlife in the rural setting. ...
Order Seeds Now

Order Seeds Now

Start Planning January is the month to organize your garden thoughts and start ordering seeds for the coming year. In addition to the seed and nursery catalogs we all receive in the mail, check out seed company Web sites to help you begin garden planning. Many sites...
AHS Seed Exchange

AHS Seed Exchange

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 care for them....
2014 Support

2014 Support

Klehm Arboretum has come a long way since it was known as Rockford Nursery in 1910.  In the last century it’s grown from an incubator for experimental plantings to a world-class arboretum – fostering appreciation and knowledge of our plant world as a hidden treasure...
Klehm Receives Challenge Grant

Klehm Receives Challenge Grant

Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden has been awarded a matching grant of $10,000 by the Carroll H. Starr Endowment Challenge Grant of the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois. According to Klehm Executive Director Daniel Riggs, the grant will be used to build...