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Alum’s Legacy Gift will Support Student Experience in Wetlands Conservation

6 weeks 7 hours ago

After a lifetime spent as a wetland ecologist, Paul DuBowy '75 made a commitment for a gift to ensure that future Cornell students have the opportunity to gain hands-on knowledge and skills in wetland conservation. Read more

Donated treatments give campus ash tree protection a leg up

7 weeks 44 min ago

Cornell Botanic Gardens made headway this fall in its efforts to manage emerald ash borer (EAB), an invasive insect that decimates ash forests. Some 50 priority ash trees within campus natural areas were treated with pesticide injections  donated by Arborjet. Read more in a November 26 Cornell Chronicle article.

Gift Endows Horticulture Directorship at Cornell Botanic Gardens

7 weeks 54 min ago

A bequest from Elizabeth Weaver, ’57, enhances recruitment, retention of exceptional horticulture director for Cornell’s living museum. Read more


Hope for Global Plant Diversity

7 weeks 1 hour ago

World plant conservation leaders, including our director Christopher Dunn, met this summmer to evaluate progress and plan for the next 10 years. Read more

New pedestrian signs connect campus

9 weeks 6 days ago

Cornell Botanic Gardens recently installed wayfinding signs around Beebe Lake and the Nevin Welcome Center that will better connect these beautiful areas to main campus. Read more

Buy plants online selected by our horticulture staff

25 weeks 3 days ago

Visitors to Cornell Botanic Gardens who are inspired by the diverse, beautiful plants in our cultivated gardens, arboretum, and natural areas now have a way to bring those plants to their own gardens with ShrubBucket—an online plant distributor of high-quality perennials. Buy your plants here.

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