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Inside our Collections

Inside our Collections

Flora de Filipinas

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Flora de Filipinas is a monument to the magnificent botanical heritage of the Philippines. Read More

Behind the Scenes, Inside our Collections

Backyard Magic

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My name is Marlon, and I’m the staff photographer here at NYBG. Read More

History & People, Inside our Collections

Brookshaw’s Beauties

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George Brookshaw’s (1751–1823) Pomona Britannica, a masterpiece of the printing arts, is widely considered one of the finest color plate natural history works ever produced. Read More

Inside our Collections, Plant Science

Cosmic Views of Nature: Alexander von Humboldt

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Humboldt’s ideas were based on the view of the harmonic order of the Universe, a concept called cosmos, borrowed from ancient Greek philosophy. Read More

Inside our Collections, Plant Science

Frasera caroliniensis: The Anticipation of an Impending Bloom

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It was a rare plant alert, the absolute best category of communication. Read More

Inside our Collections, What's Beautiful Now

Erblichia’s a Flower, But Only So an Hour

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If there isn’t a txt-speak acronym for “fear of missing out on a phenophase,” there ought to be one. Read More

Inside our Collections

Yokohama Nursery Catalogs

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Yokohama Nursery was founded in 1890 by Uhei Suzuki and three other nurserymen in Yokohama as a pioneer in modern horticulture in Japan. That same ... Read More

Inside our Collections

LuEsther T. Mertz Library Book of the Month: Chinoiserie Botany

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Born in Metz, France, naturalist and artist Pierre Joseph Buc'hoz (1731–1807) become a doctor of medicine in Nancy in 1763. In his medical practice, he ... Read More

Inside our Collections, What's Beautiful Now

Spring Bloom Trackers Now Live!

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With spring upon us and the daffodils, cherry blossoms, and azaleas only just beginning to hint at the incredible show of color on the horizon, ... Read More

Inside our Collections, Videos, What's Beautiful Now, What's On at NYBG

Take a Virtual Tour of Spotlight on Orchids

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As we near the final week of Spotlight on Orchids in the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory, set off on a virtual tour of the event's ... Read More

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