On October 3rd, 2019 Cornell hosted its first plant drop—1000 houseplants were distributed in 20 minutes—thanks to the Collegiate Plant Initiative, Cornell Botanic Gardens, and the School of Integrative Plant Science. This video was created by Craig Cramer, Communications Specialist for the School on Integrative Plant Science.


Go ‘Wild at Cornell’ with artist, plant stylist Hilton Carter

Artist, interior designer and plant stylist Hilton Carter will inspire audiences to transform their living spaces into green landscapes in “Wild at Cornell,” the Cornell Botanic Gardens’ William J. Hamilton Lecture.

New Garden

New ‘Botanic Buzzline’ trail connects people, pollinators

Cornell Chronicle—September 11, 2019

The Botanic Buzzline is a 380-foot-long flowering pathway initiated by students to help pollinating insects navigate fragmented green spaces. Come to the grand opening on Sept. 14.


Annual Trials Garden makes a Splash at the Cornell Botanic Gardens

Now is the time to visit this garden bursting with 130 different cultivars of annual plants in different shapes, sizes, and hues.