Urban Farm and Nursery School Teaches Kids the Language of Nature

May 7, 2016

Urban Farm and Nursery School

Ever wish you’d learned multiple languages while you were a child when your brain was hardwired for it? What about the language of nature, can you speak it?

Urban Farm and Nursery School

Unfortunately, many children grow up in environments that don’t give them the … Read More...

How I Overcame My Fear of Bonsai

October 3, 2013

Photo via Art of Bonsai, by Nacho Marin, Caracas Venezuela

As a gardener, I know what I like and don’t like. Then there’s the middle gray area: the mysterious garden endeavors I might like, but I’d always been too freaked Read More...

Chicago’s New Plant Conservation Center Showcases Green Design

September 10, 2009


With a bold goal to “Save the Plants, Save the Planet,” the Chicago Botanic Garden has scheduled the opening of the Plant Science Center for members on September 22, and for the general public on September 23.

“One-third of the …

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