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The New York Botanical Garden  A museum of plants, an educational institution, and a scientific research organization in the Bronx.


Thanks @timeoutnewyork for listing ours as one of the Top 10 Farmers Markets in NYC! Stop in today for a taste of local produce, prepared foods, baked goods, and more as we continue our summer/fall run of our all-new market. And don't miss our Edible Academy Fresh from the Garden Tasting featuring fennel salad—sponsored by @wholefoodswestchester and @wholefoodsnyc—at our Pine Tree Café, 11 a.m.

Gardening can help improve children’s well-being—burning off extra energy, developing stronger immune systems, and building healthier habits. Get your little one gardening this September at NYBG in the Children’s Gardening “Sprouts” Program. Learn more at nybg.org/cgp #kidgardener

Hibiscus moscheutos (crimson-eyed rose-mallow) is our herbaceous perennial of the week. A close relative of the plant from which marshmallow candy is made (Althaeaofficinalis), this native plant is better known for its gigantic show-stopping flowers. Photo by Jessica Kaplan, Botanical Garden Aide in the Native Plant Garden @whynotnative


Available Now! We're excited to announce that our new collaboration with @caswellmassey, featuring fine classic soaps in romantic floral fragrances, is finally in stock! With the enamoring fresh scents of Lilac, Gardenia, & Honeysuckle inspired by the Garden's unique flowers, our three bar soap sets will capture your hearts. Shop now while supplies last at NYBG Shop. #NYBG #CaswellMassey #MadeinAmerica

Throwback to earlier this year. Another soggy day made brighter by #Peonies.
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#NYBG #NYBGPhotoOfTheDay #Peonies #FlowerFriday #Flowers #RainyDay #NYC #SummerFun

On August 15, 1796, American botanist John Torrey was born! Happy belated birthday, JT! Keep checking the #nybglibrary posts to learn more about our transcription project related to his letters and collections.

A big thank you to our friends @bloombergdotorg for hosting last night's lovely #bloombergconnects evening at the Garden. It was great to have them and all of their guests!

The bounty's back. Stop in near our Mosholu Gate through 3 p.m. today for all kinds of summer goodies ranging from local New York honey to fresh-fried rice balls and a heap of delicious produce. And don't miss our 11 a.m. Fresh from the Garden Tasting from @wholefoodswestchester and @wholefoodsnyc, featuring garlic chive pancakes!

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