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Old 09-15-2014, 08:56 AM   #1
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I discovered this Arboretum an hour from me and visited it for the first time yesterday. 400 acres. It was beautiful. Even my friend that went with me who is not a native plant enthusiast was impressed. It's wonderful to see positive things like this for nature in the area.

Do others have similar things where they live?
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous. Aristotle
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Old 09-15-2014, 01:23 PM   #2
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Ellen, that's a nice website that gives a good idea of what is going on and what to expect from a visit. I like the meadow walks idea.

The Morten Arboretum is not far here in Illinois.It is a nice place with lots going on year round but the website seems to do a poor job of showcasing the actual land.

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