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Perspective

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Lenses are some of the most exciting aspects of photography. If one thinks of a camera as a blank canvas, lenses are the paintbrushes, where ... Read More

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Follow Along with Our Spring Bloom Trackers!

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From cherries to daffodils, lilacs, azaleas, magnolias, and more, our spring trackers are now live at nybg.org. Read More

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Wondrous Winter

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It's been a relatively warm and dry winter so far. In the absence of snow, the most magical and beautiful gift of the season, it ... Read More

Inside our Collections, Videos

Fall is in Full Swing at NYBG

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Fall has most certainly made itself known at NYBG! Have you checked in on our Fall Color Cam yet? Read More

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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

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