[BSW] Next BSW meeting TUesday, May 7 + Impatiens problems + More
kathy at fred.net
Fri May 3 16:27:07 BST 2013
Impatiens for the garden face growing threat
May 9, 2013 7:30-9:00PM
Magnolia Bogs of the Fall Line
Green Spring Garden Park
Rod Simmons, Natural Resource Specialist, City
Next BSW meeting Tuesday, May 7 at 7 pm
Speaker: Mauricio Diazgranados, Post-Doctoral Researcher, Department of
Botany, Smithsonian Institution
Topic: Frailejones (Espeletiinae, Compositae) páramos and expeditions in
the northern Andes
Meeting location: In May in the Cathy Kerby Room (Room CE-340). After
that, the meetings will return to the Vertebrate Zoology Seminar Room WG33
(ground floor), Smithsonian Institution, West Wing of the National Museum
of Natural History, 10th St. and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC.
Use the Constitution Avenue entrance; wait to be escorted up. All are
welcome. As usual, light refreshments will be served prior to and after
Badge: Contact Rob Soreng (sorengr at si.edu) by Monday, May 6th to
arrange for a badge for the March meeting.
Flyer for Posting: http://botsoc.org/bswmay13.pdf
Marion Lobstein gave me permission to make available online an article she
recently sent me about spring wildflowers. It's entitled: Background on
Spring Wildflowers and includes sections on Ecological Factors,
Photosynthesis, Assimilation, Pollination and Fruit and Seed Dispersal.
Antietam Battlefield/Snavely Ford Bird Walk May 4 7:30 a.m.
More information about the BSW