Tag Archives: plants

29th-30th Jun 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
NATIVE PLANT GARDEN TOUR
The Native Plant Garden houses a diverse collection of ferns, perennials, shrubs, and trees native to the northeastern United States. Join us for a guided tour through these re-created habitats.
by gabrielav
8th-30th Oct 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden
The chrysanthemum, kiku in Japanese, is the most celebrated of all Japanese fall-flowering plants. Enjoy a stunning exhibition of these carefully trained flowers in the Haupt Conservatory.
by Lilas Randrianarivony
4th-5th Jun 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Rose Garden Weekend
Immerse Yourself in a Sea of Blooming Beauty with a Rose Garden Tour, Events & Activities and Rose Watch !
by Lilas Randrianarivony
29th May 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Forest Crew
Tackle the modern day challenge of native reforestation in Highbridge Park.
by Alex Reice
22nd Apr 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Earth Day with Mud Coffee and Exit9 Gift Emporium
Prepare to get dirty! Mud Coffee is teaming up with Exit9 Gift Emporium and the NYC Compost Project hosted by LES Ecology Center to bring you an afternoon of Earth Day activities, for families with kids ages 4-10 !
by Lilas Randrianarivony
17th Apr 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
NYSoM Green Day in Harlem
Family friendly event filled with arts & crafts, plant pot painting and many more activities in honor of Earth Day !
by Lilas Randrianarivony
21st May 2015, 12:00am-12:00am
Prospect Park: Natural Areas Conservancy Lecture
Learn about native plants and ecological features in Prospect Park, one of Brooklyn’s last remaining native forests.
by Madeleine Levin
2nd Dec 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Conservation Status of Hudson River Intertidal Plant Species
A seminar series on scientific issues related to the environmental quality and resource management of the New York/New Jersey Harbor Estuary, sponsored by the Hudson River Foundation in cooperation with the New York/New Jersey Harbor Estuary Program.
by Chiara Zaccheo
8th Sep 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Weird, Wild, And Wonderful at the New York Botanical Garden
In homage to the beauty of the botanical world's most bizarre flora, the New York Botanical Garden invited members of the American Society of Botanical Artists to participate in a study of the eccentric, creating works of art based on visually unusual plants chosen by the artists themselves.
by Abigail Carney
11th Aug 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Weird, Wild, And Wonderful at the New York Botanical Garden
In homage to the beauty of the botanical world's most bizarre flora, the New York Botanical Garden invited members of the American Society of Botanical Artists to participate in a study of the eccentric, creating works of art based on visually unusual plants chosen by the artists themselves.
by Abigail Carney
31st Jul 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Volunteer: Weekly Garden Crew
Garden Crew meets to maintain and revitalize the ornamental and native plantings around Sherman Creek and Swindler Cove. As part of garden crew you will help redesign and plant garden beds as well as weed, water and dead-head in existing gardens.
by Devon Kennedy
14th Jul 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Weird, Wild, And Wonderful at the New York Botanical Garden
In homage to the beauty of the botanical world's most bizarre flora, the New York Botanical Garden invited members of the American Society of Botanical Artists to participate in a study of the eccentric, creating works of art based on visually unusual plants chosen by the artists themselves.
by Abigail Carney
Sep 20, 2013
A petition begins to preserve a research facility at the Brooklyn Botanical Garden
Budget cutbacks forced a shutdown of the noted research facility at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, bringing sharp public criticism.
by Jennifer Davis
Aug 1, 2012
Green roofs 101
From beehives to gardens to fully-functioning farms, NYC residents have begun to utilize the city's rooftops in ongoing efforts to go green. But what exactly is a green roof?
by Yves Lankouande
Jun 6, 2012
Your coffee is also recyclable // El Café también se recicla
Dr. Bandosz and her colleagues have developed an air filter made from leftover coffee grounds that can absorb hydrogen sulfide gas—the chemical emitted by raw sewage.
by Angelica Ramos