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Creating Wonderland EXpress and its Events

Harriet Resnick tells us about the collaborative process of setting up Wonderland Express. She also highlights family programs and tells us the Garden grounds are open for the first time on Christmas Day! Watch video.

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Click here to view ABC-7's Live Green segment.

Christmas Tree Picks and Holiday Flowers with Eliza Fournier

Eliza Fournier, manager of community gardening at the Chicago Botanic Garden, discusses Christmas Tree pros and cons and holiday flowers with Phil Ponce on Chicago Tonight. Watch video.

 

Video copyright©2009 WTTW

Click here to view ABC-7's Live Green segment.

Scientists have new home to study Plant Genetics

News program 190 North visits the Plant Conservation Science Center — and so does a group of first graders from Winnetka, IL — to learn about plant conservation, and what you can do to help. Watch video.

 

Video copyright©2009 190 North

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Scientists have new home to study Plant Genetics

With 9 new research labs, plant conservation scientists have more tools and more room to unravel and preserve the unique genetic makeup of plants.
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Video copyright©2009 ABC-7 Chicago

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WGN Around Town at the Plant Science Center

Ana Belaval visits with scientists and staff for conservation and gardening ideas used at the Plant Science Center's green roof and rainwater garden. Watch video.

 

Video copyright©2009 WGN

Click here to view Sophia Siskel on Chicago Tonight.

President Sophia Siskel on Chicago Tonight

Garden President and CEO Sophia Siskel talks with Phil Ponce about the new Plant Science Center and the need for conservation science. Watch video.

 

Video copyright©2009 WTTW

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Dr. Greg Mueller Discusses the Building and Goals of the Plant Science Center

Dr. Greg Mueller, Vice President of Science and Academic Affairs, talks about the creation of the gold LEED-certified Plant Science Center, and the conservation work being done in the new facility. Watch video.

 

Video copyright©2009 ABC-7 Chicago

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An Overview of the Plant Science Center Labs

Garden video blogger Julie McCaffrey narrates an overview of some of the conservation and plant science work being done in the new Plant Science Center labs. Watch video.

 

Video copyright©2009 Chicago Botanic Garden.

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Sheriff's boot camp
goes green

The Cook County Sheriff's boot camp is designed to give young men who have made some mistakes a second chance. Organizers think getting them back to nature might also help get their lives back on track. Watch video.

 

Video copyright©2009 ABC-7 Chicago.

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HAROLD RAMIS CAN'T LIVE WITHOUT THE GARDEN

Discover Ramis's three favorite gardens on 1st Look Chicago and plan your own visit to enjoy them. Watch video.

Click here to view Heather Sherwood's spring gardening tips.

SPRING CONTAINER GARDENS 'KICK START' THE GARDENING SEASON

Heather Sherwood and Tim Johnson give tips on starting container gardens and getting your garden in shape for the growing season. Watch video.

Click here to view Benjamin Carroll's 'green' gardening tips.

Learn how to garden 'green' at chicago flower and garden show

Benjamin Carroll shares 'green' gardening tips with viewers; the Garden hosts seminars all week at the show in downtown Chicago. Watch video.

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Windy City Harvest OFFERS COMMUNITY FREE TRAINING

The Chicago Botanic Garden's Windy City Harvest program offers free training and internships to those willing to try their hands at urban agriculture. Watch video.

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Changing Lives with
Windy City Harvest

A Windy City Harvest grower talks about her experience in the program and its community benefit. Watch video.