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Plants and Lore of the Winter Solstice

The Winter Solstice marks the day when the sun begins its return and the certainty […]

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The Wonder and Promise of Winter

Against the backdrop of uncertainly, struggle, and awakening, connecting to the natural world in person […]

Garden

Surprising color, welcome tranquility

The Mullestein Winter Garden breathes life into the cold months, with an array of colorful, eye-catching plants.

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Verdant Views: Growing in Gardens—A Personal Odyssey

Gardens have the power to draw us in. They help alleviate ailments of the body, […]

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Veterans honored at Cornell Botanic Gardens

Explore some of the places at Cornell Botanic Gardens that recognize the service of veterans across generations.

Cultural Connection

The Supernatural Side of Plants

Steeped in legends and lore, herbs provide a physical link to the beliefs and practices of people through the ages.

News

Words Before All Else

Learn more about the Gayogo̱hó꞉nǫ’ people by watching and listening to Steve Henhawk, a Cayuga speaker and historian.

Tour

Welcome Home: Fall at the gardens

It is perhaps the most wondrous season on a college campus that embraces and celebrates […]

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Verdant Views: Flavorful Herbs of Central and South America

Garden Curator Pam Shade explores some familiar and not-so-familiar herbs that flavor food and beverages.