March 2014

Sat 1 Mar

Join us on the first Saturday of each month for a free morning photo walk.

PHOTO: Monthly photo walk
Wed 5 Mar

Stop by for hands-on fun with plants and nature in the Greenhouses—try a scavenger hunt, practice watering plants, and more! Geared toward 2- to 5-year-olds with a caregiver.

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Fri 7 Mar

Stop by for hands-on fun with plants and nature in the Greenhouses—try a scavenger hunt, practice watering plants, and more! Geared toward 2- to 5-year-olds with a caregiver.

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Sat 8 Mar

Come join the Illinois Orchid Society at its spring show and sale, in which individual orchids in 128 classes will vie for ribbons. 

Illinois Orchid Society Spring Show & Sale
Sun 9 Mar

Come join the Illinois Orchid Society at its spring show and sale, in which individual orchids in 128 classes will vie for ribbons. 

Illinois Orchid Society Spring Show & Sale
Sat 15 Mar

With a membership card, Chicago Botanic Garden members enjoy discounted entry to the show at Navy Pier. 

Chicago Flower & Garden Show
Sat 22 Mar

Celebrate spring by writing a seasonal haiku and making a cherry blossom hanging scroll, plus try other hands-on activities.

Japanese Garden Spring Weekend
Sun 23 Mar

Celebrate spring by writing a seasonal haiku and making a cherry blossom hanging scroll, plus try other hands-on activities.

Japanese Garden Spring Weekend
Mon 24 Mar

Join us for a rare opportunity to hear Fergus Garrett, renowned plantsman and head gardener at Great Dixter in the U.K.

Fergus Garrett
Sat 29 Mar

Explore the world of this beautiful indoor plant family, including lipstick plant, primrose, and African violets.

Northern Illinois Gesneriad Society Show & Sale
Sun 30 Mar

Explore the world of this beautiful indoor plant family, which includes lipstick plant, primrose, and African violets.

Northern Illinois Gesneriad Society Show & Sale
Sun 30 Mar

The Midwest Fruit Explorers presents this hands-on workshop with step-by-step instructions on how to graft and care for fruit trees.

Midwest Fruit Explorers Grafting Workshop

March 2014