February – Super Plants
Location: Performance Lawn
It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s a super plant! Air plants don’t need capes to take off from the ground and they don’t need soil to thrive either! This month, explore what makes an air plant super. Observe an air plant up close and learn how they use wind to their advantage.
March – March Madness: Fern vs. Flower
Location: Smith Children’s Garden
Who will win in a showdown, ferns or flowers? Come find out as we explore their spores and seeds up close, and discuss what makes each plant special. Will the seeds of flowers take them to the final round, or will the spores of ferns crush the competition? Let the madness begin!
April – Bamboo-zled
Location: Lea Asian Garden
Prepare to be bamboozled! You’ll be amazed to learn the many uses and benefits of bamboo. IT’s strong, it’s fast, and it’s musical? Test these claims and make your own bamboo craft to take home— we bet it won’t be the only thing you own made out of bamboo!