A look at the plant collections of The New York Botanical Garden.

Chrysanthemums | Chrysanthemums, or "mums," are the essence of autumn at the Garden.

Crabapples | The 80 varieties in our Donald J. Bruckmann Crabapple Collection, set above Daffodil Hill, are at their flashiest in May.

Daffodils | Drifts of nodding flowers, from classic trumpet daffodils to delicate jonquils, bring you the first glow of sunshine in spring.

Daylilies | The 344 different daylilies of Daylily Walk showcase the diversity of this easy-to-grow perennial.

Fall Foliage | Why venture all the way to New England? Autumn's splendor is right here at the Garden.

Flowering Cherries | The delicate pink and white blossoms of more than 200 flowering cherries beckon you to take a peaceful April stroll.

Lilacs | Nothing quite compares to the old-fashioned scent of lilacs filling the air in April and May.

Magnolias | From March through April, these elegant, graceful, and beautiful trees bloom in an array of pastel colors across Garden grounds.

Orchids | Marvel at rare orchids growing as they would in nature in the Conservatory's rain forest galleries.

Peonies | The Garden is home to a rainbow of these classic charmers.

Tulips | From late April to early May, more than 25,000 tulips flower all at once along Seasonal Walk.

Waterlilies & Lotuses | When the heat is on, these plants of myth and legend bring their magic to the Conservatory courtyard pools.

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