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The Secret Life of Wildflowers

From March 13, 2018 6:30 pm until March 13, 2018 7:45 pm Save to calendar

At Pleasant Hill Library 1750 Oak Park Blvd

Categories: Presentation

Title: The Secret Life of Wildflowers

Date: Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Time: 6:30 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.

Meet: Pleasant Hill Public Library

1750 Oak Park Blvd, Pleasant Hill

Cost: Free - No RSVP

Description: It’s almost spring and our Bay Area hills, canyons, and meadows are coming alive with the delightful colors of wildflowers. But there’s more to our native flowers than meets the eye. Join us for a talk and slide presentation exploring some lesser-known aspects of the flowers we encounter on Mount Diablo. We'll describe how the flowers came to be named, pioneer and Native American uses of blooming plants, the hidden life of pollinators, and the adventures (and misadventures) of intrepid 19th-century explorers who hiked Mount Diablo in search of botanic discoveries. You may never look at a flower in quite the same way again!
2018-03-13 18:30:00
2018-03-13 19:45:00