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NYBG at Home

Stay connected with NYBG at Home, our content hub featuring videos, online exhibits, plant guides, virtual events, recipes for kids, and more.


Now is the best time to put those green thumbs to work. We have lots of ways for you to tend to plants at home, including answers to your questions from the Plant Doctor.

Take it one step further and sign up for one (or several) online Adult Education classes. Learn how to take care of your indoor garden, arrange beautiful bouquets or explore the botanical origins of the plants around you.


Kids at home? We can help with recipes, videos, lessons plans, and more. Browse all.

Read & Watch

Expand your plant knowledge and explore our 250 acres through videos, lectures and blog posts. Browse all.


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Plants as Liberation is a wide-ranging series of interviews, with herbalists, houseplant enthusiasts, farmers, and gardeners. Led by Arvolyn Hill, Family Programs Manager at the Everett Children’s Adventure Garden, hear from Black people in the plant world and learn how they are using plants as a powerful expression of liberation and freedom.

Rooted in Plants features NYBG’s Teen Explainers sharing plant connections and important people throughout history that have made an impact through discoveries, teaching, and activism.

Plants as Liberation: Journei Bimwala

Plants as Liberation: Frances Perez Rodriguez

Rooted in Plants:
Pride Month

Rooted in Plants: Dr. Jannka Ammal

Connect with Our Collections

Explore our digital resources for an in-depth look at many of our treasures, from rare books and captivating herbarium specimens to beautiful indoor and outdoor living collections.

Get Involved

Show your love for plants by participating in a virtual research expedition or taking part in an EcoQuest Challenge.

Bring the Beauty of NYBG to your Virtual Meeting

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