This spring, don’t just stop and smell the flowers—go ahead and wear them, too. Here, the New York Botanical Garden provides a natural backdrop for the season’s freshest looks.
Ben Watts Botanical Fashion
| Credit: Ben Watts

A sun-dappled afternoon in the Peggy Rockefeller Rose Garden at the New York Botanical Garden (Bronx River Pkwy. and Fordham Rd., Bronx; 718/817- 8700;; Tues.–Sun. 10 a.m.–6 p.m.) Silk chiffon dress by Douglas Hannant ($2,860, Andrisen Morton Women's, Denver; 303/321-0404; Stanley Korshak, Dallas; 800/972-5959;