Come sit on one of our benches and appreciate a slice of nature on the Upper West Side.
Norman Borlaug won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1970 for his work in finding high-yielding wheat that saved many people from starvation. His name appears on the monument in Roosevelt Park.
Although most bamboo grows in tropical or subtropical regions, the species that grows in Roosevelt Park is hardy and tolerates subzero weather. Do you know where to find it?