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August 9, 2022

Alan van Capelle to join as Executive Director

Announcement from Mario J. Palumbo, Jr., Chair; and Susan Viniar, Vice-Chair and Search Committee Chair:            Last fall, we embarked on a...

Alan van Capelle to join as Executive Director

August 9, 2022

Announcement from Mario J. Palumbo, Jr., Chair; and Susan Viniar, Vice-Chair and Search Committee Chair:            Last fall, we embarked on a national search to find a new Executive Director. This is a pivotal moment for the High...

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March 19, 2022

Featured Plant: Dawn Bodnant Viburnum

By High Line Gardens

Popping up between the lounging chairs on the Diller – von Furstenberg Sundeck and amongst the birch trees near Gansevoort Street are the fragrant...

Featured Plant: Dawn Bodnant Viburnum

By High Line Gardens | March 19, 2022

Popping up between the lounging chairs on the Diller – von Furstenberg Sundeck and amongst the birch trees near Gansevoort Street are the fragrant pink flowers of Dawn bodnant viburnum, a cold weather bloom. Dawn bodnant viburnum, or...

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February 5, 2022

Featured Plant: Culver's Root

By High Line Gardens

Culver’s root stands up to seven feet tall with deep green leaves in groups of three to seven surrounding the upright stems in whorls like...

Featured Plant: Culver's Root

By High Line Gardens | February 5, 2022

Culver’s root stands up to seven feet tall with deep green leaves in groups of three to seven surrounding the upright stems in whorls like collars.

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January 29, 2022

Featured Plant: Red Sprite Winterberry

By High Line Gardens

The vibrant red berries of Red Sprite winterberry are a colorful contrast with the subdued tones of dried grasses that characterize the High Line’s...

Featured Plant: Red Sprite Winterberry

By High Line Gardens | January 29, 2022

The vibrant red berries of Red Sprite winterberry are a colorful contrast with the subdued tones of dried grasses that characterize the High Line’s winter landscape.

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January 22, 2022

Featured Plant: Rattlesnake Master

By High Line Gardens

Its name may be frightening, but the plant is vibrantly enticing.

Featured Plant: Rattlesnake Master

By High Line Gardens | January 22, 2022

Its name may be frightening, but the plant is vibrantly enticing.

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January 2, 2022

Featured Plant: Christmas Fern

By High Line Gardens

Polystichum acrostichoides, also known as the Christmas fern, is a North American evergreen fern.

Featured Plant: Christmas Fern

By High Line Gardens | January 2, 2022

Polystichum acrostichoides, also known as the Christmas fern, is a North American evergreen fern.

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December 19, 2021

Featured Plant: Rose mallow

By High Line Gardens

One of our more striking winter architectural plants is the rose mallow, Hibiscus moscheutos ssp. palustris, native to the northeastern United States....

Featured Plant: Rose mallow

By High Line Gardens | December 19, 2021

One of our more striking winter architectural plants is the rose mallow, Hibiscus moscheutos ssp. palustris, native to the northeastern United States. The most prominent feature of this plant in winter is its persisting seed heads, found...

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December 3, 2021

Featured Plant: Northern Sea Oats

By High Line Gardens

The Northern Spur Preserve is host to Northern sea oats, a native, perennial, ornamental grass.

Featured Plant: Northern Sea Oats

By High Line Gardens | December 3, 2021

The Northern Spur Preserve is host to Northern sea oats, a native, perennial, ornamental grass.

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October 28, 2021

The History of "Death Avenue"

By Madeline Berg

Discover the story of the West Side Cowboys and Death Avenue.

The History of "Death Avenue"

By Madeline Berg | October 28, 2021

Discover the story of the West Side Cowboys and Death Avenue.

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October 24, 2021

Featured Plant: Whitespire Grey Birch

By High Line Gardens

Betula populifolia ‘Whitespire’ is a cultivar of grey birch that was selected and introduced in 1983 by Edward R. Hasselkus of the...

Featured Plant: Whitespire Grey Birch

By High Line Gardens | October 24, 2021

Betula populifolia ‘Whitespire’ is a cultivar of grey birch that was selected and introduced in 1983 by Edward R. Hasselkus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison. This small deciduous tree is native to the northeastern...

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