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Gardening expert Ciscoe Morris to visit Boise to benefit Idaho Botanical Garden

27th Annual Garden Tour boosts six private gardens

June 12, 2013 (Boise, ID) – The Idaho Botanical Garden welcomes northwest gardening expert Ciscoe Morris to Boise and to the 27th Annual Garden Tour. The Garden Tour is Sunday, June 23, 2013 and features six Boise private gardens in addition to the Bureau of Land Management/ College of Western Idaho Fire Wise Garden adjacent to the Idaho Botanical Garden.

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Celebrate Fall in Idaho with Scarecrow Safari and Fall Harvest Festival at the Idaho Botanical Garden

September 9, 2013 (Boise, Idaho)
The Idaho Botanical Garden is adorned in colors of gold, yellow, and orange. Join us as the evenings become cooler and the leaves begin to fall. Grab your Garden map and go on a Scarecrow Safari throughout the Garden. Animal themed scarecrows, such as the Rat King or the Three Little Pigs will be peeking around corners. Have you ever wanted to see a pumpkins fly? Join us for the 2013 Fall Harvest Festival and test that theory with the Discovery Center of Idaho and the pumpkin trebuchet! Below are the October 2013 events:  Read the article »


Celebrate Fall with a Scarecrows Safari at the Idaho Botanical Garden

August 8, 2013 (Boise, Idaho) Enjoy the Idaho Botanical Garden as it transforms for the fall season. Celebrate cool evenings with a Scarecrow Safari throughout the garden with animal themed scarecrows peeking around corners for the sixth annual Scarecrow Stroll. New to the Continuing Education Program, the Vegetable Garden Tour, September 7, 2013, features different methods for growing vegetables in variety of settings such as an urban farm and private homes. And don’t forget to save the date for the annual Grow the Garden Party, Friday September 27, a playful fundraiser in the Garden featuring spectacular local food and cocktails, silent and live auctions and local music. Below are the September 2013 events:

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