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Natural Area

Fall Creek’s Iconic Hemlock Gorge

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

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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.

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Verdant Views: Learning by Leading

Learn about this exciting student engagement initiative.

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Coppicing: Its History and Practice

Brandon George, graduate student , and Emily Pratt, horticulturist, discuss the history and uses of coppicing

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Elusive Blue: the Rarest of Flower Colors

Join graduate student Brandon George for an in-depth talk on the color blue, why it is so rare in the plant world, and some tips for displaying it in a garden.

Cultural Connection

Rhododendron: Beyond its beautiful bloom

From mid-May to mid-June, a main attraction at Cornell Botanic Gardens is the Bowers Rhododendron […]

News

Announcing the launch of Garden Stories!

Cornell Botanic Gardens Garden Ambassadors are excited to announce the launch of Garden Stories! This project showcases experiences of Botanic Gardens enjoyers.

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Verdant Views: Global Climate Stories

In honor of Earth Day 2021, this special edition of Verdant Views featured Fellows in […]