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Monday Meadows

Open these up.For megapixels of wonder.And speak not to me of lawns.


KIKU Exhibit at the New York Botanical Garden

For those of you who have visited Japan in the fall, you are familiar with kiku and will most probably have fond memories of kiku… 772 more words

Around The Region

Big in Japan: Check Out the Carefully Engineered Spectacle of Kiku, Now at NYBG

If you haven’t been to the New York Botanical Garden recently, now is really the time.

“This is the most challenging, time-consuming thing we do all year,” Todd Forrest, VP for horticulture and living collections at the garden, told me yesterday. 414 more words


Taking the 3rd Avenue El to the Botanical Garden

We can’t be sure that these genteel New Yorkers actually took the Third Avenue El to get to the New York Botanical Garden, a 250-acre cultural treasure founded in 1891. 90 more words


i am here to share my anxiety

I thought the lecture by Martha Schwartz on Monday night would save me from my own anxiety…watching the Presidential Debate. The lecture started at 6:30 pm and I was home in plenty of time to watch the debate. 461 more words


Cocktail Hour

Is this too much John Cheever-John Updike, drunken wasps getting it on? Above are Thread-waisted Wasps (Eremnophila aureonotata) mating on that pollinator-magnet mountain mint ( 87 more words