The Landis Newsletter
Spring has sprung, and Landis is ready!
We've been dusting off the little red wagons, propagating in our greenhouse, and making connections with our plant consignors - all in...
My love of big trees began when I was a five-year-old. My mother spoke about a gigantic oak that overlooked Beard’s Hollow in Richmondville. While the surrounding area had been...
The days grow longer in sunlight, and spring returns to Landis. We already witnessed our Chinese witch hazel (Hamamells mollis) bloom on February 10th, the earliest yet. We await the...
-- Anita Sanchez
Long ago I worked at a nature center, leading walks for groups of school children on field trips. Buses would arrive, unloading hordes of kids...
Are you considering birding? Perhaps you’ve heard that birding is a great way to enjoy the outdoors, to be closer to nature. Or maybe a friend has been regaling you...
The Nature of Oaks
Doug Tallamy’s “The Nature of Oaks: The Rich Ecology of Our Most Essential Native Trees” encourages the average homeowner to recognize the many benefits of oaks...
“When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything in the universe” – John Muir
Like every gardener’s efforts, mine have sometimes been...
The Landis Arboretum has always been a visible presence in the communities it serves. One of the best venues for meeting potential new visitors and members has proved to be...
In this poem, Arboretum founder Fred Lape calls our attention to the “commonplace” miracle of spring, as welcome and as fleeting as the barn swallows’ return.
When April brings swallows...
Scenic Landis Arboretum just begs to be captured by photographers, professionals and amateurs alike. Enjoy a visual stroll through the Arboretum!
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