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Plantations receives "Sign of Sustainability" and "Pride of Ownership" awards this week. Read more
The F. R. Newman Arboretum is closed to vehicle traffic for winter. Parking is available...Read more
Cornell Plantations is many things to many people. What does Cornell
Plantations mean to Cornell faculty, staff and students and Ithaca
community members? Click here to view a 3-1/2 minute video to find out.
Since ancient times, the winter solstice has been celebrated by cultures around the world as a sacred, festive time. Plants such as oak, holly, ivy, mistletoe, and evergreens have long been a crucial part of these celebrations. Discover the cultural and natural history of these plants while celebrating the first day of winter. Read more
Winter is the perfect time to plan for next year’s landscaping! This workshop will take you through the steps of designing your landscape, including: site analysis, site design and creating a master plan focusing on diagrams, zone-design, and basic design concepts and details. Read more