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  Morton Arboretum

  4100 Illinois Route 53

  Lisle  IL   60532    

  Phone  630 968-0074

  Web Site  http://www.mortonarb.org/

  Description  1700 acres with 41,000 plants in 3300 species

  Type of Resource  Nature

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Arboretum

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:   8/21/2005


Lombard
Lilacia Park - Lombard Park District
Park & Maple
Lombard IL
Phone
Web Site http://www.villageoflombard.org/
Description 250 varieties of lilac home of Colonel Plum, now the town library, sits in park designed by Jens Jensen
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Garden
Era 1868
 

  Illinois

  North Aurora

  Red Oak Nature Center

  2343 S River

  North Aurora  IL  60510    

  Phone   630 897-1808

  Web Site  http://www.foxvalleyparkdistrict.org/facilities/redoak/redoak-intro.html

  Description  interpretive center, trails, cave tours on 40 acres

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Primary Focus  Park

  Nature of Group or Site  Nature Center

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Ecology

  New or Updated: 11/9/2004


Oak Park
Oak Park Conservatory
615 Garfield Street
Oak Park IL  60304
Phone 
708 386-4700
Web Site  http://www.oprf.com/conservatory/
Description environments include arid desert, tropical jungle, fern house, native prairie patch
Type of Resource Nature
Field of Study/Science Facility Conservatory

Illinois
Peoria
George L Luthy Memorial Botanical Garden
2218 North Prospect Road
Peoria IL  61603
Phone 
309 686-3362
Web Site  *****
Alt Web  http://www.bradley.edu/convention/attractions.html
Description  4 acre garden with herb, perennial & rose garden with conservatory housing tropical plants & seasonal shows
Type of Resource  Nature
Primary Focus  Garden
Field of Study/Science Facility  Botanical

Petersburg
Starhill Forest Arboretum
Route 1 Box 272
Petersburg IL  62675
Phone 
217 632-3685
Web Site  *****
Description  25 acres with 600 varieties with extensive selection of oak trees
Type of Resource  Nature
Field of Study/Science Facility  Arboretum

  Illinois

  Rockford

  Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden

  2701 Clifton Ave

  Rockford  IL   61102    

  Phone   815 965-8146

  Web Site  http://www.klehm.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@klehm.org

  Description  150 acres include fountain, children, demonstration, prehistoric, hosta, grass, daylily gardens

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Primary Focus  Gardens

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Arboretum

  New or Updated:   8/18/2005

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