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7/26/2016 at 6:21 p.m.
Flower That Hasn’t Grown in the Bronx Since 1939 and Smells Like a Dead Body Is About to Bloom
It was once the official flower of the borough.
By Jen Kirby
6/7/2016 at 4:55 p.m.
Microsoft May Have Found a Way to Let You Talk With Your Plants
And they can even talk back (sort of).
By Eva Hill and Cait Munro
1/25/2016 at 3:15 p.m.
Kill Your Succulents
A dissenting opinion.
By Jamie Lauren Keiles
5/14/2015 at 11:19 a.m.
Honeybees Had a Pretty Awful Year
Beekeepers reported losing about
42 percent of their colonies in the past year.
By Jaime Fuller
4/29/2015 at 5:47 p.m.
Jessica Alba Needs Those Succulents, Thanks
“We needed something alive."
By Molly Oswaks
11/23/2014 at 9:00 p.m.
Deck the Halls: 49 Gifts for the Home to Give This Season
Beyoncé's stand mixer, no-pollen bouquets, a deconstructed pitcher, and more.
By Emma Whitford
9/8/2014 at 8:30 a.m.
A Conversation-Starting Houseplant That Adds a Bohemian Touch
Forget the fern and the ficus.
By Emma Whitford
11/27/2013 at 1:00 p.m.
How to Say ‘Thank You’ Like a Fashion Person
Shower your hosts with flowers, massages, and weird plants.
By Lauren Sherman
11/19/2013 at 12:05 p.m.
Shady Drugs Found in Shady Diet Drugs
Diet supplements contain amphetamine-like substances, scientists say.
By Kathleen Hou
7/6/2011 at 12:30 a.m.
Eye-Burning Plants the Latest Threat to New Yorkers
"If you think you have giant hogweed on your property, do NOT touch it."
By Mike Vilensky
1/17/2010 at 9:10 p.m.
A New Old Building, Anthropologie’s Happy Spring, and More
Now in Nolita: total dream apartments!
By Wendy Goodman
9/11/2007 at 10:00 a.m.
World's First Porno for Plants Not Nearly As Hot As It Could Have Been
Artist Jonathan Keats's
Cinema Botanica is, he claims, the world's first porno film for plants and features "explicit acts of cross pollination."
4/2/2007 at 9:00 a.m.
Union Square Bursts Into Bloom
Farmers are just now planting seed; if storage potatoes and onions don’t scratch your spring foraging itch, greenhouse greens and a profusion of flowering plants, budding fruit-tree branches, cut flowers, and potted herbs should do it. We’ll be keeping tabs on seasonal foods at the gourmet markets until local produce is going strong.