Class Title: The Natural History of Palms
Instructor: Scott Zona
Class Description: Are you curious about the variety of palms displayed at Naples Botanical Garden? This lecture offers an intimate look at palms, the princes of the plant world! Back by popular demand, Dr. Scott Zona (Curator of the Conservatory at Florida International University) will introduce this diverse plant family and discuss palm geography, morphology, pollination and fruit dispersal, record-holders, and fascinating new discoveries in the palm world! A limited number of copies of Dr. Zona's book, The Encyclopedia of Cultivated Palms, will be available from our Visitor Center. Dr. Zona will be available to sign books after the lecture.
Date: Saturday, February 15, 2014
Location: Kapnick Center; Buehler Auditorium (126)
Cost: $5 Garden Members/ $10 Non-members
Registration Deadline: Friday, February 7th, 5:00pm