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In spring, Matthaei and the Arb burst into life. Over 20,000 daffodils in a line emerge and bloom at the Arb The fragrance of lilacs is on the air. Woody plants show off their flowers and the peonies peak in June.
Check out the bloom calendar.
study spots
Looking for a location to hold a group meeting? We have some of the University's best study spots.

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There's always something happening at the Arb & Gardens, whether it's a single cactus blooming in the Conservatory or a few thousand people enjoying Earth Day celebrations. Free guided tours. Prescribed burns. Gardening and art classes for kids and adults. School field trips. Seasonal exhibits. Let our calendar help you find the activity that's right for you and your family.

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In this hot month, see the beautifully restored Riverfront at the Arb with a canoe landing, river access, benches, and picnic tables. This is a wonderful destination for visitors traveling the Arb trails or the Huron River.
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  • Honey, Combs, and Extracting Honey
    A discussion of the history and unique properties of honey, and a review of the different types of comb and honey extraction methods. Plus, a discussion of the wisdom and pitfalls of taking honey now or waiting until fall. Presented by Ann Arbor Backyard Beekeepers (A2B2). Info: brescue@att.net.

     

    Location: Matthaei Botanical Gardens

    Date: 8/13/2013

    Time: 7 pm to 9 pm


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