Pull out your garden tools, the annual Brooklyn Botanic Garden Plant sale will be returning this month, just in time for your gardening season. Head to the garden’s Cherry Esplanade to check out the thousands of plants up for sale in what is billed as the “largest collection of plants in… Read More >The post Get Your Garden Ready With Some Plants From the Annual Brooklyn Botanic Garden Sale appeared first on Brownstoner.
Heads up, Brooklyn gardeners. The annual Brooklyn Botanic Garden Plant Sale will return to the garden’s Cherry Esplanade next month. The event will have thousands of plants up for sale, and bills itself as offering “largest collection of plants in the metropolitan area.” Some special features at this year’s sale native… Read More >The post Brooklyn Botanic Garden Plant Sale Returns in May appeared first on Brownstoner.
As spring approaches and the first flowers and plants begin to bloom, the Brooklyn Botanic Garden is kicking off the season with an event focused on the value of water in our lives. The 36th annual iteration of the Making Brooklyn Bloom conference will celebrate the opening of the new Shelby… Read More >The post Ring in Spring at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s “Making Brooklyn Bloom” Conference appeared first on Brownstoner.
Historic photos of Brooklyn in the snow reveals familiar scenes of roads and brick row houses that could have been snapped yesterday as well as a shockingly bucolic but charming view of Eastern Parkway. In this amateur photo following the Great Blizzard of 1888, the intersection of Flatbush and Atlantic… Read More >The post Chilly Scenes of Winter in Brooklyn, 1888 to 1953 (Photos) appeared first on Brownstoner.