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Plant Talk


The Orchid Dinner 2020

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Hear from Dan Dahl, Design Director of the Orchid Dinner, about this year's eagerly awaited event at The Plaza Hotel. Read More

Behind the Scenes, Videos

Palm Dome Restoration Update

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Ever wonder what makes the Haupt Conservatory's living collections thrive? The glasshouse itself is a living machine. Read More


The Orchid Show: Jeff Leatham’s Kaleidoscope

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Hear from Jeff Leatham, renowned floral designer and the creative mind behind this year's Orchid Show, on the process that went into 2020's exhibition. Read More

What's On at NYBG

Orchids and More for the Long Weekend

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The Orchid Show: Jeff Leatham's Kaleidoscope opens to the public this Saturday, February 15—just in time for a long holiday weekend at NYBG. Read More

What's On at NYBG

Black History Month in the Adventure Garden

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Visitors are enjoying a virtual ethnobotanical tour of plants indigenous to Africa when they step inside the Everett Children’s Adventure Garden’s Discovery Center this month. Read More


Pruning & Caring for Our Mature Trees

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Keeping our trees healthy—many of which are more than a hundred years old—means careful inspection and, when necessary, removal of dead or damaged limbs. This ... Read More

What's Beautiful Now

What’s Beautiful Now: Bright & Sunny Aloe

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In the desert houses of the Haupt Conservatory right now, you’ll find respite from the chill of winter with these blooming aloes (Aloe ferox), standing ... Read More

Garden News

New Food Initiative: The Bronx Canasta

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The New York Botanical Garden’s Bronx Green-Up is excited to be part of an exciting new food initiative, The Bronx Canasta. Read More

Videos, What's On at NYBG

Holiday Train Show Favorites with Laura Busse Dolan

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Join Laura Busse Dolan, owner of Applied Imagination, for a quick tour of the New York landmark replicas created by her company of artists that ... Read More


Palm Dome Restoration: Fall 2019 Update

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See how we’re restoring the Haupt Conservatory’s iconic palm dome to ensure this complex and beautiful structure continues to protect our important plants from around ... Read More

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