Botany Blast: Buds, Leaves, and Flowers–Springtime Phenology

April 4, 2016

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Botany Blast: Buds, Leaves, and Flowers–Springtime Phenology

Botany Blast: Buds, Leaves, and Flowers–Springtime Phenology
Elizabeth Wolkovich, PhD, Assistant Professor, Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University and Jehane Samaha, Lab Technician, Wolkovich Lab, Arnold Arboretum
1 Session: Monday, April 11, 5:30–7:00pm
Location: Hunnewell Building
Take a moment to look closer at the transient springtime growth stages of trees in the Arboretum. Lizzie Wolkovich and Jehane Samaha will highlight the phenology and anatomy of bursting buds, emerging leaves, and opening flowers. This presentation will roam the Arboretum to discuss several Tree Spotter species; gather at the Hunnewell Building and wear appropriate walking shoes. Binoculars recommended.

Fee Free

Registration requested or call 617-384-5277.

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