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Wander Minnesota: Kaleidoscopes At The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum

The programming and exhibition folks at the University of Minnesota’s Landscape Arboretum always have something fun up their sleeve.

Now they’ve got a new installation for your viewing—and playing—pleasure: … 226 more words


Minnesota Landscape Arboretum Earns Prestigious National Honor

CHASKA, Minn. (WCCO) — The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum has been named the best botanical garden in the nation.

That’s according to USA Today Readers. WCCO’s Molly Rosenblatt was at the arboretum on Wednesday to find out what makes it so special. 287 more words


Minn. Landscape Arboretum Wins Best Botanical Garden Contest

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum in Chaska has been named the Best Botanical Garden in the country.

After four weeks of voting, the Minnesota arboretum learned it won the 10Best Readers’ Choice Award Friday. 125 more words


Bees' Endangered Status Halts Metro Road Construction

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A west metro construction project is delayed because of who may live along the roadway.

The United States Fish and Wildlife Service recently put the rusty patched bumble bee on the federal endangered species list. 356 more words



lowest temp: -29 C
highest temp: 6 C
First snow fall: Nov 23

Though snow covers the land in beauty, winter is officially my least favorite season. 78 more words


Week Eight: flow states

50/365: here be monsteras

The split-leaf philodendron (monstera delicious) is having a moment. Suddenly, I’m seeing their unmistakable foliage everywhere I look. I had to seek one out so I could create my very own monstera picture and was lucky enough to find one tickling the ceiling of the MN Landscape Arboretum’s sunny conservatory. 301 more words


Orchids at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum

Dag nab it! I missed the orchid display at the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory this year.  I guess I never saw a notification for this year’s display.   178 more words