Beautiful Blooms

Apr 26 2024

The beautiful blooms of peonies are gracing us with their presence in…

By Nicole Tarnowsky, Lisa Lall

Virtual Road Trip: Southern Wildflowers

Apr 23 2020


Many Americans are currently practicing social distancing and self-quarantine as a way…

By McKenna Coyle

Snap shot of the Rock Garden, circa 1942

Apr 3 2020

Specimen Stories

NYBG's Rock Garden in the spring is full of treasures that have been documented…

By Nicole Tarnowsky

Art Cronquist's Tree: Japanese Wingnut

Jun 13 2019


Recently walking on the NYBG grounds on a lovely spring day just…

By Nicole Tarnowsky

On Wednesdays, we wear pink

Apr 24 2019

Works of Art

You don't have to be a mean girl to appreciate these pink…

By Amy Weiss

Daffodils are blooming!

Apr 22 2019

Works of Art

It's springtime and the daffodils are blooming outside! In the herbarium, these…

By Nicole Tarnowsky

Springtime with Peter Zika

Apr 18 2019

Specimen Stories

If seasonal allergies or the depths of winter have got you down,…

By Amy Weiss