Keyword: Sura Jeselsohn
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While further researching the New York Botanical Garden’s exhibit “What in the World is a Herbarium?” I was privileged to speak with Matthew C. Pace, the assistant curator of the William and Lynda Steere Herbarium. more
With the weather warming at the end of February and the sudden appearance of some early flowering bulbs, I fully expected to see drifts of daffodils by now. The tips of their leaves have been … more
Before you even start to take in the orchid show at the New York Botanical Garden, you are tantalized by soft perfume. more
By Sura Jeselsohn newsroom@riverdalepress.com   Sunday, Feb. 19 was one of those winter days that we all long for. The temperature rose into the 60s and I was by no means the only one … more
Recently there was a media flurry about The Royal Canadian Geographic Society’s effort to select a national bird for Canada despite a total lack of interest by the national government … more
By Sura Jeselsohn They don’t call it skunk cabbage for no reason! I still remember being warned off the plant as a youngster. While it seemed to me to only have a heavy oniony smell, many … more
Chihuly fever is here and I have a bad case. For those not yet in the know, Dale Chihuly is one of today’s premier glass artists respected worldwide. Although the exhibition at the New York … more
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