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Visit the Mullestein Winter Garden at Cornell Plantations

Visit the Mullestein Winter Garden at Cornell Plantations

Location: Botanical Garden, 124 Comstock Knoll Drive, Ithaca, NY 14850

Dates: Open Daily, Sun Rise to Sun Set

Even in winter there are things blooming at Cornell Plantations. This one-acre site contains over 700 plants chosen for their interesting bark texture, bark color, unusual growth habits, winter fruit, cones, or evergreen foliage. These qualities provide color and interest during Ithaca’s long winters, making the winter garden a year-round destination for visitors. Plants found in the garden include shrubby dogwoods, willows, birches, hawthorns, and small conifers in different shades of blue, silver, green, and gold, which provide an attractive backdrop for the bright fruit and bark colors.

Cost: Free

Contact: For more information please contact: cornellplantations.org, or 607-255-2400