The main selling point of the garden is the Mariposario – or butterfly house. This net structure is built in the shape of a butterfly and is home to an array of surprisingly friendly butterflies. If you go slow and gentle, you can easily have one of the large Owl butterflies as your ride-along companion.
September 20, 2008 + New York
With the most elaborate exhibitions classes from horticulture, botanical illustration, gardening, landscape design, Ikebana… the legendary orchid shows every February, the cherry blossoms and magnolia trees in bloom every April, and art installations May through November. We truly believe this is the best thing in New York City. These past years, installations have included Chihuly Glass in 2006, the dynamic sculptures of Henry Moore… Read More