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Plant Talk

Behind the Scenes, Plant Science

Continuing NYBG’s Botanical Fieldwork in the Age of COVID-19: The Long Journey of Herbarium Specimens from Vanuatu to the Bronx

Posted in Behind the Scenes, Plant Science

On March 12, Dr. Gregory Plunkett departed a fully functioning New York City to travel to Vanuatu, an archipelago in the southwest Pacific, where he ... Read More

What's On at NYBG

Engage with NYBG Collections—Anywhere, Anytime

Posted in What's On at NYBG

As the Garden reopens this summer, we also celebrate the launch of our NYBG content guide on the new Bloomberg Connects app. Read More

Videos, What's Beautiful Now

Take a Virtual Walk Among the Water Lilies & Lotuses

Posted in Videos, What's Beautiful Now

Take a virtual walk with us as we explore some of our most eagerly awaited summer flowers: the water lilies and lotuses. Then come see ... Read More

Environment & Conservation, Plant Science

GEAR UP at NYBG Inspires the Next Generation of Conservationists

Posted in Environment & Conservation, Plant Science

For over a decade, NYBG has partnered with Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP) at the Bronx Institute at Lehman College, ... Read More

History & People

Americans with Disabilities Act at 30

Posted in History & People

July 26th marks the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). This landmark civil rights legislation guarantees people with disabilities equal access and ... Read More

Inside our Collections

Digital Seed Sharing

Posted in Inside our Collections

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

Posted in Videos, What's Beautiful Now

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

Posted in Videos, What's On at NYBG

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

Behind the Scenes

The Constant Gardeners

Posted in Behind the Scenes

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

Posted in What's Beautiful Now

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

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