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Garden

Stroll Along Plants of the Americas

The North Walk has been refurbished to display native plants.

Natural Area

Pedal and Stroll through Purvis Road Wetlands

View a birds-eye view of Purvis Road Wetlands, natural area best experienced from the Dryden Rail Trail.

Garden

Check out the buzz!

We invite you to come see our Botanic Buzzline – a flowering pathway that connects people and pollinators to plants.

Update

Campus Trail Flooding and Closures Update

Multiple trails are closed due to flooding.

Cultural Connection

Hydrangeas: Stars of late summer

While undeniably beautiful, the symbolic meaning of hydrangea varies considerably among different cultures.

Video

Soar over the F. R. Newman Arboretum

Take a bird’s-eye view of the F. R. Newman Arboretum in this stunning flight over its 100 acres.

Natural Area

Fall Creek’s Iconic Hemlock Gorge

Take a short tour of Fall Creek’s Hemlock Gorge, with gorge historian Dan McClure. Explore […]

Video

Elusive Blue: the Rarest of Flower Colors

Did you know that blue is the rarest flower color? Brandon George, MPS ’21 (CALS) […]

Tour

Sustainability in Practice

Explore sustainability in practice in this narrated virtual tour of sites across Cornell Botanic Gardens and the Cornell campus.