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Plant Science, Videos

Backyard Botany: Cherry Trees

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Have you ever looked closely at a cherry blossom? Read More

How To, Videos

Kids Learn to Observe Like Scientists

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What can your kids see when they look at the plants around your home? Read More

Behind the Scenes

Bronx VA Medical Center Personnel Receive Fresh Produce from NYBG’s Edible Academy

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More than 65 medical center employees who are on the front lines of fighting the COVID-19 pandemic received bags of freshly harvested kale, spinach, and ... Read More

Videos, What's Beautiful Now

Take a Virtual Tour of the Azalea Garden This Mother’s Day

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Mother Nature's spring beauty is a gift to Moms everywhere as we go on a journey through the Maureen K. Chilton Azalea Garden. Read More

Videos, What's Beautiful Now

Take a Spring Walk Through the Dogwoods

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Continuing the run of spring-flowering trees, the dogwoods pop in white and pink, showing off blooms you'll often find facing skyward. Read More

How To, Videos

Craft Mom a Flower for Mother’s Day

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Take inspiration from Mother Nature and make mom a memorable gift. Read More

History & People, Plant Science

UnladyLike2020: Ynes Mexia

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Ynes Mexia was an early 20th-century Mexican-American botanist and pioneering conservationist. UnladyLike2020, an innovative multimedia series created, produced, and directed by award-winning Documentary Filmmaker Charlotte ... Read More

Behind the Scenes

Back in the Kitchen to Help Those in Need

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Good food connects us, and even during these uncertain times, Constellation Catering Group and our special events team have looked to find an outlet to ... Read More

Plant Science, Videos

Nature in Your Backyard: Clubmoss

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In the time of dinosaurs, they were the size of massive trees. Now, they're about as tall as your shoe. Read More

Behind the Scenes

Brightening Long Days on the Front Lines of a Pandemic

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Last week, 400 potted plants that were originally destined for NYBG were delivered to two Bronx medical centers, where they are now bringing some much-needed ... Read More

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