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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Illinois

Illinois is a state in the Midwestern region of the United States, achieving statehood in 1818. ..... Bolstered by continued immigration from southern and eastern Europe, and by ... Northern Illinois is dominated by Chicagoland, which is the city of Chicago ... Cities include Peoria; Springfield, the state capital; Quincy; Decatur; ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peoria,_Illinois

Peoria is a city in and the county seat of Peoria County, Illinois, United States, and the largest city on the Illinois River. Established in 1691 by the French explorer Henri de Tonti, Peoria is the oldest European settlement in Illinois, ... Peoria had a population of 118,943 in 2010, when far northern Peoria was also included.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morton,_Illinois

Morton is a village in Tazewell County, Illinois, United States, known for its pumpkins and annual Pumpkin Festival. The population was 16,267 at the 2010  ...

www.mortonarb.org/events/passport-europe-festival

Immerse yourself in the diverse cultures of Europe with visits to our European ... at The Morton Arboretum are partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts ...

www.mortonarb.org/trees-plants/tree-and-plant-collections/geographic-collections/european-collections/northern-europe

The quiet mystery of the cool and dark spruce plot in the Northern Europe Collection at The Morton Arboretum will make you feel as if you were hiking in the  ...

www.mortonarb.org/trees-plants/tree-plant-descriptions/european-mountain-ash

European mountain ash, or Rowan tree, is a small, 20 to 40 feet tall with white, ... The common name Rowan refers to the old Scandinavian word meaning red.

www.mortonarb.org/trees-plants/tree-plant-descriptions/european-black-alder-not-recommended

European black alder has invasive traits that enable it to spread aggressively. This tree is under observation and may be listed on official invasive species lists in ...

www.mortonarb.org/trees-plants/tree-and-plant-advice/tree-selector

All trees found on the Northern Illinois Tree Selector are hardy for zones 5 and 6. Search ... Email us at plantclinic@mortonarb.org with questions or comments.

www.mortonarb.org/trees-plants/tree-plant-descriptions/european-hazelnut

European hazelnut is often grown as a large shrub, but it can also be used as a small tree. This species produces edible hazelnuts or filberts.

www.mortonarb.org/trees-plants/tree-plant-descriptions/european-larch

European larch is a great choice for specimen plantings or in groups for parks and large areas. Unlike most conifers, it drops its needles in winter. Bright green  ...