Arboretum News (Press Releases)

Native Gardening Conference Teaches Benefits and Use of Native Plants in Home Landscapes

SUNDAY, AUGUST 24, 2014

The 2014 Native Gardening Conference, “Native by Design: Gardening for a Sustainable Future,” will be September 21, with expert-led demonstrations, workshops, tours, practical tips, information, and inspiration. Register by September 15. Read more »

  • Storm water treatment will strip phosphorus from Arboretum pond

    SUNDAY, AUGUST 25, 2013

    The UW Arboretum’s Marion Dunn Pond will soon be home to a pilot project aimed at snatching the phosphorus and sediment from storm water before ... Read more »

  • Grant provides funds for extensive brush removal on the Grady Tract

    WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 2, 2013

    Throughout 2013 you may notice large-scale restoration work in Greene Prairie and the Grady oak savannas. The Arboretum has hired Quercus Land Stewardship Services LLC ... Read more »

  • Wisconsin Public Television Program Honors the Arboretum

    THURSDAY, DECEMBER 2, 2010

    The University of Wisconsin Arboretum in Madison is a leader in ecological restoration, research, and contains the oldest restored prairie in the United States. Landscape Legacy, ... Read more »

  • Arboretum Launches an Interactive Website Map

    TUESDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2010

    If visitors have ever wished there was a place on the Arboretum website where they could view a detailed and comprehensive map of the Arboretum ... Read more »