Alert! Alert! Alert! Theres an explosion of blossoms at Klehm Arboretum and Botanic Garden. In recent days numerous plants and trees have burst into bloom! The heavenly scented Magnolias are exploding right before your eyes and are continuing to send out wave after wave of their sweet aroma. Not to be outdone the red buds, tullips, daffodils and forsythia are blasting forth with a valiant effort of their own! This eruption of color is sure to put the Spirit of Spring into the hearts of all who witness this dazzling display! Come and experience mother natures showcase!
A Blossom Walk and Plant Sale will be held at Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden, Saturday and Sunday, May 7 and 8 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days.
Admission to the Arboretum will be free all weekend. Walk the paths and see the beauty of spring.
The Daffodil Society will present a beautiful display of daffodils in the visitors center.
Performances daily from 9 a.m. 4 p.m. Visit Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden at 2701 Clifton Ave. in southwest Rockford. For more information call 815-965-8146 or visit www.klehm.org.
Caution: Eploding blossoms may cause immediate joy and risk of overall serenity!
From the May 4-10, 2005, issue