Take a guided walk thru the Vi Bates Woodland Wildflower Garden and don’t forget your camera! Learn about woodland plants that are native to northern Illinois and what plants will do well in your shady yard. Our trained volunteer, Anita Johnson, will be on hand to help you spot even the shyest of these spring beauties. Please register in advance.
Directions: Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden - 2715 S. Main St., Rockford, IL 61102 - From I-90 and U.S. Business 20 (E. State St.), west on Business 20 to downtown Rockford. After crossing the Rock River, turn left on Church St., IL 2. Follow IL 2, which will join S. Main St. to the Arboretum on the right at Clifton Ave. From the south and west: follow U.S. Bypass 20 to S. Main (IL 2); go north on S. Main to the Arboretum on the left at Clifton.