New York Botanical Gardens

Story Title: New York Botanical Gardens
Episode: Two
Broadcast Date: 22nd September 2012
Presenter: Kim Syrus

If you thought New York was the ultimate concrete jungle…think again. Kim takes you around the breathtaking New York Botanical Gardens.

New York Botanical Gardens

  • The Botanical Garden covers an area of 250 acres and consists of 50 different garden layouts.
  • The garden specialises in festivals, markets and unique exhibitions.
  • The gardens have been open for 120 years and, in that time, the curators have collected one million living plants, including 30,000 mature trees.
  • The Peggy Rockefeller Rose Garden is considered to be the most stunning rose garden in the United States.