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12 May, 2014, 17:48 ET Groundbreakers Exhibition Opens at The New York Botanical Garden on May 17, 2014, Exploring Great American Gardens and the Women Who Designed and Photographed Them

 The New York Botanical Garden's exhibition Groundbreakers: Great American Gardens and The Women Who Designed Them explores the burgeoning age...


17 May, 2013, 17:12 ET Wild Medicine On View at The New York Botanical Garden Through Sept. 8

The power of plants to cure and rejuvenate, one of the most important ways in which mankind depends on the plant kingdom, is the subject of The...


09 May, 2013, 16:33 ET Native Plant Garden Opens at The New York Botanical Garden

 The New York Botanical Garden debuted the new Native Plant Garden, a cutting-edge 3.5-acre installation with a dramatic 230-foot-long water...


15 May, 2012, 09:41 ET Monet's Garden at The New York Botanical Garden

Monet's Garden, an exhibition at The New York Botanical Garden from May 19 through October 21, 2012, examines the life and work of Claude Monet,...


06 Oct, 2011, 17:08 ET Kiku Return to The New York Botanical Garden as Feature of Fall Flowers of Japan

The intricate art of kiku (Japanese for "chrysanthemum") is back at The New York Botanical Garden, now through October 30, 2011. The awe-inspiring...


20 Dec, 2010, 16:29 ET First Lady Michelle Obama Presents Top Museum Award to The New York Botanical Garden

First Lady Michelle Obama presented a 2010 National Medal for Museum and Library Service to The New York Botanical Garden -- one of five museums...


26 Oct, 2010, 13:03 ET Largest Pumpkins in the World at The New York Botanical Garden Through Halloween

Three winning pumpkins from regional weigh-offs across the United States, including a new world record holder, are on display through October 31,...


08 Sep, 2010, 17:54 ET Historic Stone Mill's Restoration Celebrated During Weekend Programming at The New York Botanical Garden

The New York Botanical Garden today dedicated the Lillian and Amy Goldman Stone Mill, one of New York City's most picturesque pre-Civil War...


16 Jun, 2010, 16:02 ET The Edible Garden Returns to The New York Botanical Garden June 19 - October 17, 2010

Throughout the summer and into autumn, The New York Botanical Garden presents The Edible Garden, an exhibition about growing and preparing good...


27 Apr, 2010, 18:46 ET Emily Dickinson's Garden: The Poetry of Flowers at The New York Botanical Garden April 30 - June 13, 2010

During her lifetime, Emily Dickinson was better known as a gardener than as a poet. Plants and flowers significantly influenced her poetry and...


25 Feb, 2010, 17:24 ET The Orchid Show: Cuba in Flower at The New York Botanical Garden Offers Reprieve from Relentless Winter

Opening February 27, The Orchid Show: Cuba in Flower inside the balmy Haupt Conservatory features thousands of colorful orchids, soaring palm...


22 Oct, 2009, 10:21 ET Kiku in the Japanese Autumn Garden

Don't miss this third and final year to be dazzled by the spectacular autumn landscapes of Japanese gardens with scarlet maples and...


24 Jun, 2009, 15:43 ET The Edible Garden, Summer-Long Exhibitions at The New York Botanical Garden June 27 through September 13, 2009

Set throughout The New York Botanical Garden's 250-acre landscape, The Edible Garden is a summer-long celebration of growing great food. Multiple...


20 May, 2008, 01:00 ET Moore in America Begins May 24 at The New York Botanical Garden

NEW YORK, May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The New York Botanical Garden will host the largest outdoor exhibition of Henry Moore's sculpture ever...


25 Apr, 2008, 01:00 ET Darwin's Garden Exhibition Opens at The New York Botanical Garden

NEW YORK, April 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The untold story of Charles Darwin's lifelong fascination and work with plants, including how flowers have...


07 Feb, 2008, 00:00 ET The Orchid Show Returns to The New York Botanical Garden

NEW YORK, Feb. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The sixth annual rendition of The Orchid Show returns to The New York Botanical Garden on Saturday, February...


08 Nov, 2007, 00:00 ET Last Chance to See Kiku at The New York Botanical Garden

NEW YORK, Nov. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Chrysanthemum, the most elaborate flower show and cultural exhibition ever...


07 Aug, 2007, 01:00 ET Kiku is Coming to The New York Botanical Garden; October 20-November 18, 2007

NEW YORK, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Chrysanthemum, the most elaborate flower show and cultural exhibition ever...


08 Jun, 2007, 01:00 ET $600 Million Invested in Garden Renaissance Over 15 Years

NEW YORK, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- In the past 15 years, The New York Botanical Garden has invested $600 million to repair and improve its...


08 Mar, 2007, 00:00 ET The New York Botanical Garden Plans Special Weekend on Gardening in a Changing Climate

NEW YORK, March 8 /PRNewswire/ -- This spring, during a special three-day educational weekend, The New York Botanical Garden will launch a new...


02 Feb, 2007, 00:00 ET The Orchid Show Returns to The New York Botanical Garden for Six Weeks!

NEW YORK, Feb. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The fifth annual rendition of The Orchid Show: An Exhibition and Sale of Fine Orchids returns to The New York...


05 Jan, 2007, 00:00 ET Balmy Winter Weather Prompts Early Buds and Bloom at the New York Botanical Garden

NEW YORK, Jan. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- With weeks of abnormally warm weather, there are colorful surprises in flower at the Botanical Garden. In place...


30 Oct, 2006, 00:00 ET 15th Annual Holiday Train Show at The New York Botanical Garden Features Magical Missing Mansions and a Bigger Show

NEW YORK, Oct. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The Holiday Train Show, one of the most popular seasonal attractions in the New York area, returns to The New...


05 Oct, 2006, 01:00 ET Last Chance to See Chihuly at The New York Botanical Garden

BRONX, N.Y., Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- After a successful summer-long run, the first major display of Dale Chihuly's glass art in the New York...


21 Sep, 2006, 01:00 ET Scientists Set Forth Evidence that Global Warming Has Begun; Surge in Greenhouse Gases is Human Induced and Not Within Normal Fluctuations

NEW YORK, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 500 concerned New Yorkers and a live Webcast audience heard compelling, authoritative updates from...