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Chinese New Year at Americana Manhasset

Chinese New Year at Americana Manhasset

Along the snowy Miracle Mile of Long Island, the stores at Americana Manhasset were busy celebrating the Year of the Horse.

New York Botanical Garden: Winter Wonderland

New York Botanical Garden: Winter Wonderland

After the kick off of the 14th Annual Winter Lecture Series featuring Emeritus Professor Brian J. Huntley, Eric Groft and NYBG Board Member Julie Sakellariadis made a quick tour of the Garden before jumping the Metro North Train back to the City.

Travis Beck to Speak at the US Botanic Garden

Travis Beck to Speak at the US Botanic Garden

Many OvS staff are looking forward to attending a talk by Travis Beck at the US Botanic Garden on Tuesday, September 24.

In Full Bloom: The Native Plant Garden Meadow at NYBG

In Full Bloom: The Native Plant Garden Meadow at NYBG

On Saturday August 10, 2013, OvS Principal Eric Groft accompanied Barbara Slifka to a Nature Conservancy event honoring both donors and Charlie Marder of Marder’s Nursery.

OvS Honors All Veterans This Veteran’s Day 2012

OvS Honors All Veterans This Veteran’s Day 2012

Today is Veterans Day and Oehme, van Sweden would like to honor all veterans and their families and remember their sacrifice for their country.

Winter Hill Opens Its Doors

Winter Hill Opens Its Doors

Winter Hill, a historic mansion in Phillipstown, NY was recently converted into space for three nonprofits: the Garden Conservancy, the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival and the Hudson Highlands Land Trust.

Wave Hill Gardener’s Party

Wave Hill Gardener’s Party

Recently, Oehme, van Sweden Principal Sheila Brady attended the Wave Hill Gardener’s Party, an annual event that benefits the Horticulture Program at Wave Hill, a 28-acre public garden overlooking the Hudson River and Palisades in the Bronx.

Oehme, van Sweden at the 2012 ASLA Conference

Oehme, van Sweden at the 2012 ASLA Conference

On September 26th through October 1, Oehme, van Sweden Principal Eric Groft attended the Annual ASLA Conference at the Phoenix Convention Center.

The Cultural Landscape Foundation Board Meeting & Excursion

The Cultural Landscape Foundation Board Meeting & Excursion

On Wednesday and Thursday, September 24th and 25th, Oehme, van Sweden Principal Eric Groft attended the The Cultrual Landscape Foundation’s Fall Board Meeting at the Phoenix Art Museum in Arizona.

New York Botanical Garden Wet Meadow Planting

New York Botanical Garden Wet Meadow Planting

Under last week’s clear skies and cool fall-like temperatures, Oeme, van Sweden principal Sheila Brady and Senior Associate Marisa Scalera assisted the New York Botanical Garden’s horticulture staff in laying out 5,000 perennials and grasses in the Wet Meadow at NYBG’s new Native Plant Garden.