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Videos, What's On at NYBG

Julian Is a Mermaid

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Kids can join in the adventure as Julian discovers his fascination with mermaids and the Coney Island Mermaid Parade. Read More

Videos, What's On at NYBG

Welcome to NYBG Pride

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Hear from the Bronx's own Ritchie Torres, U.S. Congressman for New York City, as he welcomes you to NYBG Pride. 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

Environment & Conservation, Videos

From Tree to Sea

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Kids can join NYBG Explainer Leah for a reading of From Tree to Sea by Shelley Moore Thomas. Read More

Plant Science

Daniel Atha Takes Top Spot in City Nature Challenge

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With this year’s City Nature Challenge now behind us, we’re proud to announce that our very own Daniel Atha, Director of Conservation Outreach, took first ... 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

Environment & Conservation, Plant Science

Now Available: NYBG Scientist’s Updated Book on Biocultural Conservation

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Paul Alan Cox, Executive Director of the Brain Chemistry Labs in Jackson, Wyoming, and Michael Balick recently published Plants, People and Culture: The Science of ... Read More

What's On at NYBG

KUSAMA Bronx Community Partner Day

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Through the Community Partner Day initiative, The New York Botanical Garden and local elected officials work together to engage constituents from underserved communities to visit ... Read More

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