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Garden News, Videos

NYBG Is Reopening!

Posted in Garden News, Videos

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

Posted in History & People

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

Posted in Plant Science, Videos

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

Posted in History & People

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

Posted in What's On at NYBG

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

What's Beautiful Now

Happy 4th of July from NYBG

Posted in What's Beautiful Now

Rosa 'Fourth of July' is the perfect burst of floral color to celebrate today's holiday. Read More

Plant Science, Videos

Backyard Botany: Greater Celandine

Posted in Plant Science, Videos

Greater Celandine is beautiful, but it's also invasive in North America. Read More

What's Beautiful Now

What’s Beautiful Now: Water Lily and Lotus

Posted in What's Beautiful Now

Some of our biggest, brightest summer flowers are emerging in the Conservatory Courtyard. Read More

How To, Videos

Transplanting and Direct Sowing

Posted in How To, Videos

Now that you know how to start seeds indoors, it's time to learn how to move your young plants out into your garden. Read More

How To, Videos

Sowing Seeds Indoors

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Hoping to get into vegetable gardening this summer? Start off on the right foot by getting your seeds going indoors. Read More

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