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Join us Saturday, May 9 for World #Bonsai Day!

Join us for a new program at the Chicago Botanic Garden on Saturday, May 9: World Bonsai Day!  Observed on the second Saturday in May, this day was established by the World Bonsai Friendship Federation (WBFF) in 2010 to honor WBFF founder and bonsai…
Join us for a new program at the Chicago Botanic Garden on Saturday, May 9: World Bonsai Day!  Observed on the second Saturday in May, this day was established by the World Bonsai Friendship Federa...
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View rare images of the history of the Garden and #gardening in #chicago —125 years of the Chicago Horticultural Society.

This year, the Chicago Botanic Garden commemorates the 125th anniversary of the Chicago Horticultural Society, which created the Garden and manages it today. The roots of the Chicago Botanic Garden run deep. Ground was broken in 1965 and the Garden opened…
This year, the Chicago Botanic Garden commemorates the 125th anniversary of the Chicago Horticultural Society, which created the Garden and manages it today.The roots of the Chicago Botanic Garden ...
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Planting this weekend? Here are some tips for including your little sprouts in the fun. #gardeningwithkids #howto #kidsgardening #grow

Plant, water, and grow! Whether you are a parent, teacher, or caregiver, teaching children to plant seeds is a simple and authentic way to help them engage with nature. It’s an activity that the littlest of sprouts can do “all by myself,” or at least with…
Plant, water, and grow! Whether you are a parent, teacher, or caregiver, teaching children to plant seeds is a simple and authentic way to help them engage with nature. It’s an activity that the li...
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What style decade are you? Our infographic preps you for Antique, Garden & Design Show this weekend! #antiques #gardendesign #CBGantiques

Find the best of your favorite era available at the Antiques, Garden & Design Show this weekend! Join us April 17-19, 2015. ©2015 Chicago Botanic Garden and my.chicagobotanic.org
Find the best of your favorite era available at the Antiques, Garden & Design Show this weekend! Join us April 17-19, 2015. ©2015 Chicago Botanic Garden and my.chicagobotanic.org
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Step into a designer's dream at Antiques, Garden & Design Show, April 17-19. #CBGantiques #antiques #chicago #shopping

The Antiques, Garden & Design Show is a dream for designers, who prize the annual event for its knowledgeable vendors and highly curated antiques. It’s a great place to bring clients searching for one-of-a-kind pieces and recommended for anyone trying to…
The Antiques, Garden & Design Show is a dream for designers, who prize the annual event for its knowledgeable vendors and highly curated antiques. It’s a great place to bring clients searching ...
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Landscape designer Craig Bergmann knows treasures await at the Antiques, Garden & Design Show! #CBGantiques

Craig Bergmann is the creative force behind the horticultural displays at this year’s Antiques, Garden & Design Show. He’s also one of the Show’s biggest shoppers. “There’s something about the adventure of coming to the show,” said the Lake Forest…
Craig Bergmann is the creative force behind the horticultural displays at this year's Antiques, Garden & Design Show. He's also one of the Show's biggest shoppers. "There's something about the ...
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#Edible #flowers are tasty AND gorgeous! Here are 5 fresh ways to use them at the table, in dressings, and in drinks. #omnomnom

Have you eaten a flower today? Americans are getting comfortable with the idea of edible flowers. But how—aside from sugar-candied flowers for bakers—do you use them? Our answer: call program horticulturist Nancy Clifton, who brought five really fresh…
Have you eaten a flower today? Americans are getting comfortable with the idea of edible flowers. But how—aside from sugar-candied flowers for bakers—do you use them? Our answer: call program horti...
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How following your passion and continuing your #education can lead to your dream job. #horticulture @ChaletNursery

Let me start by expressing how pleased I am to represent the Regenstein School’s Adult Education department at the groundbreaking ceremony for your new Regenstein Foundation Learning Campus. Six years ago, in the great recession of 2008–09, I found myself…
Let me start by expressing how pleased I am to represent the Regenstein School's Adult Education department at the groundbreaking ceremony for your new Regenstein Foundation Learning Campus.Six yea...
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Longevity and good fortune await you at the Japanese Garden Shoin House this season! #howto #origami #cranes

Long-ago legend says that cranes can live for 1,000 years…and that folding 1,000 paper cranes, one for each year, can make a wish come true.  So it is that the crane is the symbol of longevity and good fortune. 22 Folds From the first corner-to-corner…
Long-ago legend says that cranes can live for 1,000 years…and that folding 1,000 paper cranes, one for each year, can make a wish come true.  So it is that the crane is the symbol of longevity and ...
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#Bonsai in the greenhouse? Yes! And more to come! #CBGwhatsinbloom

I am happy to announce the addition of four bonsai trees on display in the Semitropical Greenhouse in the Regenstein Center. The crape myrtle, two ficus species, and natal plum trees were placed on display on March 28. The display will be up through the…
I am happy to announce the addition of four bonsai trees on display in the Semitropical Greenhouse in the Regenstein Center. The crape myrtle, two ficus species, and natal plum trees were placed on...
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Looking for a graduate program in plant biology and conservation? It's here #CBGscience

When you dream of saving plants for a living, you don’t expect to wait for tribal elders to rule on whether you can get started…or to sleep in the sage-scented high desert on your first camping trip ever…or to walk through the woods to spray your…
When you dream of saving plants for a living, you don’t expect to wait for tribal elders to rule on whether you can get started…or to sleep in the sage-scented high desert on your first camping tri...
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It's #spring again, and temps are over 45 degrees! Here's what that means for bulb & blooms in your #garden. #springblooms

Sure, it snowed just three days into spring—it’s Chicago! This week we’re set to hit the magic temperature, 45 degrees, and here’s what it will trigger in your garden. ©2015 Chicago Botanic Garden and my.chicagobotanic.org
Sure, it snowed just three days into spring—it's Chicago! This week we're set to hit the magic temperature, 45 degrees, and here's what it will trigger in your garden. ©2015 Chicago Botanic Garden ...
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The Garden is a place of ever-changing beauty that you can stroll through daily.
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In every season at the Garden, there are activities, programs and breathtaking beauty throughout all our 385 acres of woods, waterways, 24 formal display gardens, and four natural areas. 
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