While we are unable to host on-site programs, we offer online events, videos, activities, and articles to stay connected to our gardens and natural areas.

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Apr 22, 2021: Verdant Views: Global Climate Stories

Our changing climate poses great challenges for humanity around the world: extreme weather events, sea level rise, flooding, drought, wildfires and more. How are countries in areas most affected by climate change responding to these and other challenges? In honor of Earth [...]

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May 7, 2021: Verdant Views: Learning by Leading

The Learning by Leading program is a network of student-led teams —supported by Cornell Botanic Gardens’ staff and resources —that are passionate about environmental issues, skilled in collaboration and communication, and capable of adapting to and overcoming challenges. Or [...]

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May 11, 2021: Elusive Blue: The Rarest of Flower Colors

Did you know that blue is the rarest flower color? Please join Brandon George, graduate student in Public Garden Leadership at Cornell University, for an in-depth talk on the color blue. In this webinar, Brandon will discuss what is technically considered blue, as well as t [...]

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May 14, 2021: Coppicing: Its History and Practice

Have you ever wondered what it means to coppice a tree or shrub? Beyond being considered a practical technique for controlling growth and encouraging colorful stems for display, coppicing – periodically cutting back a tree or shrub to ground level – has a long history of p [...]

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