A garden oasis and cultural center overlooking the Hudson River

Planting for Life Across the Garden

Heliopsis-helianthoides

Louis Bauer is Wave Hill’s Director of Horticulture. We read with interest Doug Tallamy’s Op-Ed piece in today’s New York Times—“A Chickadee’s Guide to Gardening.” It made for a lively discussion among our gardeners over lunch today in our “Potting…

From The Shop: Staff Picks for the Holidays—The Gift of Light

beeswax-candles

Jenah Barry, Retail Manager of The Shop at Wave Hill, brings to the position the sensibilities of artist and floral designer. I love the magic of candlelight at wintertime—candles are always my go-to holiday gift. And with Chanukah, the festival…

From The Shop: Taste the Sweetness of Fall

Honey Weekend vendors credit Wave Hill

Jenah Barry, Retail Manager of The Shop at Wave Hill, brings to the position the sensibilities of artist and floral designer.  I am enjoying the beautiful weather that marks early fall—glorious, sunny days with a new coolness in the air….

Staycationing at Wave Hill: Living Green Radio

Courtney White is Director of Education & Public Programs at Wave Hill. What a treat to talk with Dave Egbert of Living Green Radio about how Wave Hill is the perfect staycation destination for New Yorkers and other locals from the tri-state area! Listen…

Snowdrop Galanthus elwesii

Lone flower, hemmed in with snows and white as they But hardier far, once more I see thee bend Thy forehead, as if fearful to offend, Like an unbidden guest. from To a Snowdrop by William Wordsworth, 1819   Long…