Friday, August 4, 2017

Aug 2, 2017: Prairie Plant Walk

Deb Lewis (curator of the ISU's Ada Hayden Herbarium) led 25 participants on a prairie plant walk this evening.  Several plants were identified and discussed, including native and non-native species. (Wolf. Oesterreich, 8/2/17)

Clockwise from left:

-Deb talks about the Gray-headed Coneflower.
-Deb discusses which plant ID books she recommends.

-Deb shows the crowd the difference between alternate and opposite leaves.

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