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Ithaca, New York
Way beyond your average pumpkin carving operation.
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life on earth
Found: The Oldest Plant Fossil Ever Discovered
It looks like red algae.
March 15, 2017
Saint Petersburg, Florida
A luxuriant botanical garden below sea level.
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World's Largest Potted Plant
The cedar tree in Highgate Cemetery earned its title by accident.
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Seattle's Jade Vine Is Almost as Cool as a Corpse Flower
It's the color of mint toothpaste, and will bloom through mid-March.
February 21, 2017
National Bonsai Museum
One of the dwarven trees dates back to 1625 and survived the Hiroshima bombing.
Added by Elliot Carter
Rodef Shalom Biblical Botanical Garden
This Old Testament garden features 100 plants from biblical times.
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The Original Seed Pod That May Have Inspired the Heart Shape
This historical botanical theory has its roots in ancient contraceptive practices.
February 13, 2017
The Mystery of the World's Least American Cactus
How did Rhipsalis baccifera cross the ocean?
February 08, 2017
Investigating Flora and Fauna in a Secret Native Garden
Where creatures and California native plants collide.
How to Make an Alien Planet on Earth
For a short film about another world, the landscape designer Bas Smets created a dark, scientifically accurate terrain.
January 20, 2017
Scientists Have a New Idea About the Origins of Namibia's Fairy Circles
Two competing theories could both be true: Termites and plants both contribute to the circles' creation.
January 18, 2017
The Park Service Just Spent $40 Million on Grass and Will Not Let Inauguration Ruin It
The National Mall must be protected.
January 18, 2017
Found: An Ancient Groundcherry That Proves Nightshades Are Older Than We Think
The family of tomatoes, potatoes, and peppers could be millions of years older than anyone realized.
January 05, 2017
How the Victorian Fern-Hunting Craze Led To Adventure, Romance, and Crime
"Pteridomania"—an obsession with ferns—gripped the era's amateur botanists.
December 12, 2016
The Forgotten Victorian Craze for Collecting Seaweed
Victorian women were excellent at it.
November 14, 2016
Neringos savivaldybė, Lithuania
The Dead Dunes
A narrow strip of land is home to the tallest migrating dunes in Europe.
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See Dazzling Botanical Imagery Through the Ages
A glorious visual compendium of plants and flowers that spans thousands of years.
September 21, 2016
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