It’s a Bird! It’s a Plant! It’s…an Orchid!

September 27 2018 · 3:00pm  – 4:00pm


Visiting scientist Carla Royer will discuss her current research on a complex group of dwarf orchids known as the bird’s head orchids, which comprises over 100 species endemic to Neotropical rain forests. Join us to learn more about these small, strange and enigmatic orchids. 

Free to the public. Please reserve a spot at the link above and present some form of the confirmation email (printed, tablet, phone) at the black iron gate in front of the Christy-Payne Mansion at least 10 minutes before the event.

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