What's Happening Now
Last year, Cornell Plantations staff gardener Krissy Boys began transforming an area overrun with invasive crown vetch into an attractive and diverse streamside garden abundant with wildlife. Krissy recounts this labor of love in her article "New Gardens at Cornell Plantations Mundy Wildflower Garden."
Come to the Botanical Garden as the sun sets and we fire up bright lights to attract moths. You'll be amazed by what arrives throughout the night! Read more
A triptych of an original watercolor by Karen English represents a gathering of birds throughout three seasons in a wooded backyard in upstate New York. Read more
Bring your garden club, church group, civic organization or other group and explore Cornell Plantations with a guided tour. 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's Gorge Steward Program trains students to patrol the gorges of Cascadilla and Fall Creek to inform visitors of how to enjoy the gorges safely. The stewards also offer weekly interpretive tours of the gorges. Read more
Durand Van Doren, artist blacksmith, has been designing beautiful ironwork throughout Cornell Plantations and on the Cornell Campus. Visit this exhibit to view Durand's wrought iron botanical pieces and then take a stroll to view his ironwork in the landscape. Read more