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Plant Talk

Inside our Collections

Digital Seed Sharing

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Although the LuEsther T. Mertz Library is not among the collections that will be physically accessible during the Garden’s initial phase of reopening that begins ... Read More

Videos, What's Beautiful Now

Take a Virtual Walk Among the Daylilies

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The starburst shapes of these brilliant flowers are a welcome sight in summer, when they burst forth in oranges, reds, and shades of deep purple ... Read More

Videos, What's On at NYBG

Know Before You Go

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We are ready and eager to welcome you back with safety as our priority. Read More

Behind the Scenes

The Constant Gardeners

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When the Garden closed temporarily to the public and most employees in mid-March, spring was already underway, with no intention of pausing like the world ... Read More

What's Beautiful Now

What’s Beautiful Now: Summer in the Home Gardening Center

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From lilies to passion flowers, the plants in the Home Gardening Center are waiting for your return! Read More

Garden News, Videos

NYBG Is Reopening!

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We are reopening on July 21! We will welcome back Garden Members, our Bronx Neighbors, and Bronx Health Care Heroes for a special Appreciation Week ... Read More

History & People

Small Treasures from the Rare Book Room: Five Hundred Points of Husbandry

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Five Hundred Points of Husbandry … by Thomas Tusser is an almanac of common sense advice on farming and daily life in rural England which ... Read More

Plant Science, Videos

Get to Know Cattails

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Cattails are a familiar summer sight in wetlands—and they're full of unique adaptations for kids to discover. Read More

History & People

Queering Botanical Science: A Recap

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On Friday, June 26, 2020, the Humanities Institute, supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, offered the webinar Queering Botanical Science: A Discussion in Celebration ... Read More

What's On at NYBG

Growing Locally: NYBG Partners with New Community Farm Hubs to Tackle Food Insecurity Close to Home

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To address both the immediate need for healthful produce and the long-term problem of food insecurity, The New York Botanical Garden’s Bronx Green-Up community outreach ... Read More

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