Video: Jay Potter

The earth sleeps in winter—or does it? Spend a minute within the winter landscape at Cornell Botanic Gardens in this video. Life stirs against the spare beauty of sculptural tree branches and a surprising rainbow of winter stem, berry, and leaf.

Walk along snowy garden paths, gaze down on icy waterfalls, and share a moment with the wildlife that emerges, when summer recedes.


Surprising color, welcome tranquility

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


The Wonder and Promise of Winter

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Plants and Lore of the Winter Solstice

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