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Six Women Behind Great Gardens

Sunday, May 25, 2014

A new exhibit at the New York Botanical Garden highlights successful women in the fields of landscape design and garden photography in the early 20th century.

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Last Chance Foods: Flowers You Can Eat

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Violas aren't just musical instruments. They're edible flowers that can fancy up your spring salads and, in ice cube form, help convince your kids to stay hydrated. Annie Novak from the New York Botanical Garden has the details on why and how.

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Last Chance Foods: Food In Danger

Friday, May 24, 2013

Ramps are in decline, says Dr. Robert Naczi, a botanist with the New York Botanical Garden. He gives his advice on what not to forage, as well as what can be foraged and how to forage it.

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Features

Food For Thought: Curating Carnivorous Plants

Friday, May 24, 2013

WNYC

WNYC's Amy Eddings talks to botanist Robert Naczi and his work identifying carnivorous pitcher plants. Hear about the plant that was named after Dr. Naczi in an exclusive clip.

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Thousands of New Roses Bloom at the New York Botanical Garden

Tuesday, June 07, 2011

WNYC

This month, the New York Botanical Garden in the Bronx pays tribute to America's national flower with its show "Resplendent Roses." The garden has an additional 91 different varieties of roses blooming in the Peggy Rockefeller Rose Garden this year, bringing its velvety bud count to an astounding 4,000 roses.

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Orchid Divas Take Center Stage at the New York Botanical Garden

Friday, March 04, 2011

"Horticultural theater" for the "divas of the plant world" is how the New York Botanical Garden describes the "Orchid Show on Broadway." The exhibition of over 25,000 orchids opens on Saturday.

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