Class Title: Victoria: The Seductress
Instructor: Dr. Tomasz Aniśko
Class Description: Meet Her Aquatic Majesty – Victoria, the Seductress! Ever since Victoria was discovered in the backwaters of the Amazon, this giant lily has been hailed around the world as the Queen of the Floral Kingdom. Some 160 years after the first American Victoria flowered in Philadelphia, the lily is featured in a new book. Join the author, Dr. Tomasz Aniśko, Longwood Gardens’ curator of plants to hear about many exquisite qualities of this remarkable plant and to get to know Her Aquatic Majesty personally.
Dates: Wednesday, January 8
Location: Kapnick Center; Buehler Auditorium (126)
Cost: $5 Garden Members/ $10 Non-members
Registration Deadline: Monday, January 6th, 5:00pm