Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2013-2014 Bernheim Artist in Residence Program, a central aspect of its Arts in Nature program. Although each artist is varied in their approach to their art making practice, each utilizes an aspect of nature as a primary reference in their work. The […]
Growing plants naturally in the glasshouses can sometimes be tough with disease, insect, and weed pressures. You are, in fact, in a fairly closed system – or so you think. Never forget, Mother Nature has helpers everywhere. Friends like this help to keep balance in my little glass ecosystem…and help to remind us of why […]
This timeline illustrates the progress of the Bernheim Edible Garden from early design and construction through to the present. The garden will always be a work in progress so stop back by again to see the updates.
Witchhazels in bloom February 28 January 1-15 witchhazels (Hamamelis) winterberry holly (Ilex verticillata) paperbark maple (Acer griseum) river birch (Betula nigra) Korean stewartia (Stewartia koreana) January 16-31 witchhazels (Hamamelis) winterberry holly (Ilex verticillata) three-flower maple (Acer triflorum) paperbark maple (Acer griseum) river birch (Betula nigra) Korean stewartia (Stewartia koreana) February 1-15 witchhazels (Hamamelis) winterberry holly (Ilex verticillata) […]
Horticulture’s mission is to increase knowledge, appreciation and conservation of plant diversity and be a regional center of expertise in living collection stewardship, landscape design and exhibition and horticultural “best” practices. In order to achieve this mission Horticulture’s goals are to: Develop and maintain a comprehensive and scientifically documented collection of predominately woody landscape plants […]