Spring Ahead at the Morris

Spring harbingers are blanketing the landscape, including crocus, snowdrop, hellebore, winter aconite, and Adonis ‘Fukujukai.’

Later this month, we expect to see magnolias flowering and the first blooms of cherry blossoms. Check out What’s in Bloom to learn more, and read on to see what’s happening this month at the Morris!

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Note: Regular admission prices resume in March.

Take a Tour

All Morris tours are free with general admission.

Weather permitting. Meet at the Welcome Center.

Witchhazels Tour

Saturday, March 9 • 11 am

Join an experienced guide to discover many varieties of these delightful winter beauties that add surprising bursts of color and fragrance to the winter landscape.

Winter Wellness Walks

Weekends • 10:30 am

Led by an experienced volunteer guide, these brisk walks will stick to the paved paths and get your heart rate up. Sponsored in part by Independence Blue Cross.

Garden Highlights Tour

Weekends: 1 pm year round

Weekdays: 10:30 am starting 3/18

Our knowledgeable guides will design a tour around the interests of the attendees. Every tour is different so come back as many times as you’d like.

Book Talks

Trees for the Future

with Henrik Sjöman

Virtual & In-Person

Thursday, March 14 • 3 – 5 pm

In this lecture, Henrik Sjöman shares his latest research and practical experience with trees in this presentation that will celebrate his newly published book, The Essential Tree Selection Guide.

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Into the Weeds: Book Launch

with Tama Matsuoka Wong

Virtual & In-Person

Saturday, March 16 • 2 – 3:30 pm

Join us for the launch celebration of the latest book by Tama Matsuoka Wong. The program will include a peek inside of Into the Weeds, a botanical mocktail for all in-person participants, and a book signing.

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Save the Date:

Member Plant Giveaway

Premier Members Night

Friday, May 17

4–7 pm

All Members

Saturday, May 18 & Sunday, May 19

9 am–1 pm

Mark your calendars for our annual Member Plant Giveaway, a full weekend in May that celebrates Lydia Morris’s tradition of sharing plants with members!

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Join today to get invited to the Member Plant Giveaway and receive a plant!

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