50 Shades of Green: Courtship and Mating in the Plant Kingdom

Tuesday, November 12, 2013
6 p.m., at The Arboretum, 500 Alumni Drive. This class will explore the evolutionary history that has shaped contemporary reproductive strategies in plants. The bizarre, complex, and fascinating pollination strategies will also be highlighted with a focus on native plants. Come discover the strange world of flowers that mimic animals, melt snow, change sex, and even kill their own pollinators. Instructor: Todd Rounsaville. Cost: $5 ($4 for Friends of The Arboretum).