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2014-08-22 12:22:58

DALLAS, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Recognized as one of the top 10 public display gardens in the country, the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden has announced its economic impact on the North Texas economy. With the success of the Chihuly exhibit in 2012 and the opening of the $62 million Rory Meyers Children's Adventure Garden in 2013, the Dallas Arboretum has seen tremendous growth, which has benefitted the community. According to Richard A. Briesch, Ph.D., of Southern...

2014-07-08 08:23:08

DALLAS, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden celebrates Autumn at the Arboretum, one of the Southwest's largest fall festivals, from September 20 to November 26. Visitors will find plenty to do daily with activities in the main garden and the Rory Meyers Children's Adventure Garden during the festival period, as well as discounts for certain days, by checking the website at http://www.dallasarboretum.org....

Surprising Spread Of Spring Leaf-out Times: Study
2014-06-19 03:54:51

Richard Primack, Boston University Medical Center Observing 1,600 species at 8 botanical gardens globally should impact climate-change models Despite conventional wisdom among gardeners, foresters and botanists that woody plants all "leaf out" at about the same time each spring, a new study organized by a Boston University biologist found a surprisingly wide span of as much as three months in leaf-out times. Significantly, observations the past two springs of 1,597 woody plants in...

2014-06-02 23:04:42

Arboretum's first-ever app, developed by Breakthrough Technologies, LLC, features a GPS-coordinated map pinpointing popular sites, self-guided tours, instant Arboretum news updates, digital membership cards, and more. EVANSTON, ILLINOIS (PRWEB) June 02, 2014 The Morton Arboretum’s recently unveiled first-ever app is proving to be a powerful, versatile tool for connecting visitors and members with the rich offerings of this 1,700-acre living museum. The app, developed by Breakthrough...

2014-04-29 23:00:42

On May 2nd, 2014, Everest Academy will host an elegant evening Benefit at the Morton Arboretum in Lisle, IL. during which the “Semper Altius” Award will be presented to His Eminence Francis Cardinal George, OMI and to Mr. Jerry Rich of Rich Harvest Farms. The fund raiser benefits Everest Academy and its mission to educate well-rounded Christian leaders which is reflected in the Benefit's theme of "Growing Greatness." (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 On May 2nd, 2014, Everest...

2014-03-31 12:27:11

Rory Meyers Children's Adventure Garden - The Dallas Arboretum DALLAS, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reflect, the turnkey solutions provider for digital out-of-home customer experiences, today announced that they, along with The Old State, a Dallas-based interactive app and website design agency, have been awarded top honors by The Digital Screenmedia Association (DSA), winning the 2014 Award of Excellence for Best Interactive Cultural Digital Signage for their deployment at the...

2014-01-07 12:22:31

"Birds in Paradise" Runs February 22-April 6, 2014 DALLAS, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 2014 marks the 30(th) anniversary of the Dallas Arboretum's major floral festival Dallas Blooms with the theme "Birds in Paradise." The festival is supported by ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Park Place Dealerships and Celebrity Cruises. Dallas Blooms begins on February 22, 2014, and runs through April 6, 2014. The garden explodes with color as more than 500,000 spring-blossoming bulbs burst,...

2013-04-17 23:01:30

In collaboration with CoolHaus Food Truck and Majic 95.5. Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) April 17, 2013 First Choice Emergency Room invites the local community to their Austin Arboretum facility on April 20th to enjoy gourmet ice cream sandwiches from CoolHaus as well as win concert tickets to Carrie Underwood and Taylor Swift from Majic 95.5. Attendees will also have the chance to take a quick tour of the facility and spend time with First Choice ER´s physicians, nurses, radiology techs and...


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lunula
  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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