Conifer Pollination: Sex among Evergreens
Andrew Leslie, PhD, Assistant Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Brown University
1 Session: Wednesday, May 3, 6:30–8:00pm
Location: Weld Hill Building
Cones scattered on the ground beneath an evergreen; hemlock seedlings sprouting through duff…it is easy to find evidence that conifers reproduce. But how do they do it? Andrew Leslie from Brown University will explain conifer reproduction with a close look at pollen. He will begin in the Weld Hill Lecture Hall and then walk to explore the Arboretum’s conifer collection.
Fee $5 member, $10 nonmember
Register at my.arboretum.harvard.edu or call 617-384-5277.