Seeds are in at the arboretum’s gift shop! Spring is around the corner so get an early start on your veggie garden or just plant seeds to attract pollinators. Select from a wide variety of vegetables, herbs and flowers. Extend … Continue reading
I often walk the grounds of the Iowa Arboretum looking for interesting pictures to capture with the camera lens. Several days ago there was a mist in the air that froze and formed ice crystals on plants and structures. Nature … Continue reading
The first major storm blanketed the Arboretum with a fresh carpet of snow. A short walk reveals many wonderful gifts of nature. The oak leaf remains as a single soldier in the morning sun. The apple tree holds onto its … Continue reading
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One of the best places to see trees and their fall colors is the Iowa Arboretum.