What's Happening Now
Cornell Botanic Gardens invites its members to a special herb-themed cocktail party on July 27 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Become a member today! Read more
Christopher Dunn, our executive director, received the Award of Merit from the American Public Gardens Association June 20 in recognition of his distinguished performance in the field of public horticulture at one or more institutions. Read more
Created in 2014, the Climate Change Demonstration Garden is ready for its fourth season! We invite you to visit and observe how plants may be impacted by temperature variables projected for 2050. Click here to read more about this garden in a June 8 Cornell Chronicle article.
In its “36 Hours in the Finger Lakes” travel feature, the New York Times made Cornell Botanic Gardens its first stop, calling it a “treat in early summer.” Click here to read the full article.
Cornell researcher David Weinstein has noted warmer temperatures in the wildflower garden over time, and identified which plants are now flowering much earlier than they had in previous years because of the warming trend in climate. Read more
Explore Cascadilla and Fall Creek Gorges with Cornell’s knowledgeable Gorge Stewards, which run every Saturday and Sunday, June 17 through September 3. Read more
Enjoy a guided tour through the Botanical Garden and discover the beauty and diversity of our numerous theme gardens, including the Herb Garden, Flower Garden, Groundcover Collection, Tropical Container Display, and more. Read more
Cornell Botanic Gardens was officially approved Oct. 28 by the Cornell University Board of Trustees, the final step in a broad rebranding effort begun more than two years ago. Read more