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Video

Fluttering Phrases Speak of Gratitude

View visitors’ reflections on how plants enrich our lives in this short video.

Video

Soar over Fall Creek and Hemlock Gorge

Take flight over Fall Creek in this two-minute video.

News

Art and exhibits illustrate hope for climate resilience

Art, exhibits, and emerging knowledge come together at Cornell Botanic Gardens to express the ways in which Indigenous and rural communities around the world are adapting to disruptions caused by the climate crisis.

Garden

Collaboration plants seeds for cultural, biological conservation

A campus collaboration with the Gayogo̱hó:nǫ’ (Cayuga Nation) seeks to conserve biodiversity and simultaneously safeguard human cultural values and traditions.

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.