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Plant Talk

Behind the Scenes, Videos

Starting June 4, Your Table Is Waiting at NYBG!

Posted in Behind the Scenes, Videos

We're just around the corner from the kick-off of our next major summer exhibition, Around the Table: Stories of the Foods We Love. Read More

History & People

Three Cheers for NYBG Volunteers!

Posted in History & People

The New York Botanical Garden is not only a place, but also a community of diverse staff, members, patrons, external partners, visitors—and volunteers, who currently ... Read More

Behind the Scenes, Inside our Collections, What's Beautiful Now

Perspective

Posted in Behind the Scenes, Inside our Collections, What's Beautiful Now

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

History & People, Videos

Rooted in Plants: Dr. Janaki Ammal

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Janaki Ammal (1897–1984) was the first woman from India to earn a doctorate in botany in America, and with her knowledge in plant breeding she ... Read More

History & People, Videos

Plants as Liberation: Frances Perez-Rodriguez

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"We're able to work with and depend on plants in ways that we can't depend on our food system, our current healthcare system ... It ... Read More

Garden News, Videos

Join Us for Around the Table: Stories of the Foods We Love

Posted in Garden News, Videos

As we near the opening of our summer exhibition, Around the Table: Stories of the Foods We Love, we're thrilled to reveal the exhibition’s new ... Read More

Plant Science

More Than a Decade of Research Yields New Guide to Palms of Belize

Posted in Plant Science

We have combined our interests in plant systematics and ethnobotany to produce a compact yet comprehensive treatment of the most visible and highly useful plant ... Read More

History & People, Videos

Women of Bronx Green-Up: Ursula Chanse

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"Being part of Bronx Green-Up, and the work that we're doing, has been this source of constant hope." Read More

Inside our Collections

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

History & People

Thelma Perry: “Hidden Figure” of Beetle-Fungus Research

Posted in History & People

Thelma Perry (1941–98) was one of the great “hidden figures” of the early pioneering beetle-fungus research involving the southern pine beetle. She worked as a ... Read More

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