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Draw and Discover: A botanic art experience with artist Camille Doucet

Summer interns learn the art of botanical drawing and watercolor and form stronger connections to plants

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A Botanist in China

Supporting planning for the Yellow & Bohai Sea World Heritage site in China is one of the ways in which Cornell Botanic Gardens is addressing global conservation issues.

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Unique Plants from UCLA’s Mathias Botanical Garden by Kathleen M. Rasmussen

Unique Plants from UCLA’s Mathias Botanical Garden by Kathleen M. Rasmussen on display at the Nevin Welcome Center.

CONNECTING PLANTS AND PEOPLES FOR A WORLD OF DIVERSITY, BEAUTY, AND HOPE.

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Our Gardens and Natural Areas

We are responsible for the natural beauty of the Cornell University campus including cultivated gardens, an arboretum, and natural areas. Together these comprise one-third of campus, and with off-campus natural areas, a total of 3,600 acres.

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WHAT TO SEE IN FALL!

Fall is a magical time with stunning vistas of fall foliage, ripening produce in our vegetable garden, and ornamental grasses and late-blooming flowers.

Seasonal Highlights

UPCOMING EVENTS

Inhabiting Gardens: A Story Showcase at Brian C. Nevin Welcome Center

Join us for a special program of creative works – presented over two evenings – by students in Cornell’s Freshman Writing Seminar, “Writing and Community Service: Inhabiting...

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Additional Workshop - Make an Evergreen Wreath at Cornell Botanic Gardens

Due to popular demand, we have added a second section for this workshop on 16 November 9-11am. Evergreen wreaths, symbolizing eternity and the circle of life, have been an...

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Lecture: Coloring the Conservation Conversation at Alice Statler Auditorium

Elizabeth E. Rowley Lecture Coloring the Conservation Conversation -J. Drew Lanham, Ph.D., Alumni Distinguished Professor of Wildlife Ecology, Clemson University and...

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