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New York Botanical Garden Bar Car Nights

The New York Botanical Garden is an enjoyable respite and shelter from the storms and stresses of life. Throughout the year their amazing seasonal exhibits which combine spectacular floral shows with art, sculpture, poetry, music, and literary narratives provide a way for one’s soul to rejuvenate and be refreshed to face whatever fate deals next. 1,414 more words


Longleaf Again

I’ve written about the Longleaf Pine several times, including in this essay for Humans and Nature, but I’ve never seen a living example of the tree until recently. 22 more words


Осенние и зимние праздники в Ботаническом саду

Вот уже больше двадцати лет, как с ноября по середину января, в Нью-Йоркском Ботаническом саду проходит невероятное шоу поездов. Проект называется Holiday Train Show и является неотъемлемой частью предрождественской программы большинства нью-йоркских семей. 52 more words


Pitcher Plant

One of the Sarracenia pitcher plants at NYBG; they’ve at least 7 American species in the Native Garden, though only one, S. purpurea, is native to New York. 225 more words


Bronx River Dreams

Knowing the new regime is Republican is enough to know that the environment will be under assault. The air we breath, the water we drink, the soil that feeds us ~ it’s all real estate to these folks. 100 more words


Fall Mania: Spending a Magical Day at the Bronx Botanical Gardens

Last fall on exactly this day (November 7, 2015) I spent quite a magical time at the New York Botanical Gardens in the Bronx. It was the late bloom of the fall foliage and wow, did the gardens look gorgeous! 435 more words

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Lizard City

Did you know that there are lizards living in New York City? No, I don’t mean captive ones. As their name suggests, these Italian Wall Lizards ( 105 more words