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Plant Talk

Inside our Collections

#ColorOurCollections from Home

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Straight from the shelves of the LuEsther T. Mertz Library, #ColorOurCollections is a creative collaboration between libraries, archives, and museums to help share their rare, ... Read More

Garden News

Take Action to Support NYBG and Our Fellow Cultural Institutions

Posted in Garden News

NYBG is collaborating with the American Alliance of Museums (AAM), the New York City cultural community, and our colleagues nationwide in asking Congress to allocate ... Read More

History & People

Explore the Works of Our 2015 Exhibition with “Faces of Frida”

Posted in History & People

"Faces of Frida,” a virtual exhibition, brings together over 800 artworks, biographical artifacts, and more from the life of Frida Kahlo—including a gallery of vivid ... Read More

What's On at NYBG

Take a Virtual Walk Through NYBG’s Spring Landscape!

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It’s the first full day of spring, and we’re bringing the sights of the season to you at home! Read More

What's Beautiful Now

What’s Beautiful Now: A New Season Pops

Posted in What's Beautiful Now

What are you most looking forward to as spring starts popping? See just a few of the most recent stars to arrive on grounds this ... Read More


Behind the Scenes

A Once-in-a-Lifetime Agave

Posted in Behind the Scenes

You can be sure that we're still caring for our many plants and collections even while the Garden is temporarily closed—and there are always new ... Read More

What's Beautiful Now

What’s Beautiful Now: Spring’s Arrival

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As winter retreats for another year, the welcome signs of spring's arrival are popping up in growing abundance, with new flowers adding their color to ... Read More


Changing Careers with the School of Professional Horticulture

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They're changing careers for greener pastures—quite literally. With the graduation ceremony for some of our Class of 2020 students in the School of Professional Horticulture ... Read More

What's Beautiful Now

Springing Forward

Posted in What's Beautiful Now

You don’t need to wait for the first day of spring to get outside—there’s plenty of color and interest to be found in our outdoor ... Read More

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