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Inside our Collections, Videos

Take a Virtual Tour of the Evergreens

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As winter sets in and the deciduous trees drop their leaves for the season, the evergreens step into the spotlight. Read More

Inside our Collections, Plant Science

A Dinosaur Blooms in the Conservatory

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Not only had this tall tropical tree never before flowered in Marc’s 20-year tenure at NYBG, but it had not had a recorded bloom since ... Read More

Inside our Collections, Plant Science

Telling the Story of the Quest to Preserve and Classify the World’s Plants

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With Herbarium: The Quest to Classify and Preserve the World's Plants now available, and our January 8 online discussion with the author taking registrations, we ... Read More

Videos, What's On at NYBG

Celebrating the Winter Solstice with “For Love and Only for Love”

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As we celebrate today's winter solstice and the world premiere of an all-new choral installation among the snowy leaves and branches of the Native Plant ... Read More

How To, Videos

Discover Evergreens & Make Your Own Swag

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Kids can discover what makes the pines, junipers, and hollies of winter truly evergreen. Read More

What's On at NYBG

NYBG on Jeopardy!

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Don't forget to answer in the form of a question! Read More

Environment & Conservation

NYBG Hawk Nest: Year Four

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On March 6 of this year, I observed the Garden’s resident red-tailed hawk pair gathering branches and tree bark which they then used to reinforce ... Read More

History & People, Inside our Collections

Restored Watercolors Return to Garden Archives

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The Lord & Burnham Company was the premier builder of glasshouse structures in North America during the 19th and 20th centuries. The firm’s largest project ... Read More

History & People, Inside our Collections

Treasures of the Rare Book Collection: Francis Bacon’s ‘Of Gardens’

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Bacon addressed a vast array of subjects in his writings. Among them, he summed up his thoughts as to the ideal princely garden in his ... Read More

History & People, Inside our Collections

Uncovering Historic Daffodils at The New York Botanical Garden

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Daffodil Hill has been stewarded by many curators and horticulturists throughout its history, all whose unique tastes and preferences have helped shape the collection into ... Read More

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