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Garden Tales: A Storytelling Showcase Part 1

Freshman writers share stories of their connection to gardens, farms and nature.

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Garden Tales: A Storytelling Showcase Part 2

Freshman writers share stories of gardens, farms, and nature.

Cultural Connection

Legends and Lore of the Tulip

Tulips have been cultivated for hundreds of years for their beauty and powerful symbolism.

Event

Leaders share global climate change stories, solutions

Members of Cornell’s Humphrey Fellowship Program shared stories of struggle and hope as their countries grapple with climate change during “Global Climate Stories,” an April 22 webinar marking the 50th anniversary of the first Earth Day.

News

Cornell Botanic Gardens’ F.R. Newman Arboretum closed to vehicles for better pedestrian access and safety during COVID-19 containment

The 100-acre F.R. Newman Arboretum is closed to vehicular traffic so that pedestrians can readily maintain the recommended six-foot distance from others.

Cultural Connection

Flowering Trees: expressing love, loyalty, and kindness across centuries and cultures

May is approaching, which brings our attention to the eye-catching blooms of ornamental apple, magnolia, […]

Video

Global Climate Stories

Hear stories from people in three countries greatly impacted by climate change in this April 22 webinar.

In Bloom Now

Daffodils Blooming in the Bioswale Garden

View this short video captured by Staff Horticulturalist Alison Falkenburgh.

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Webinar to Explore Global Climate Change Stories

Learn how the countries most affected by climate change are responding and adapting.