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Lunchbox Talk: Tropical Plants that Rocked the World
December 12, 2019 @ 7:00 am - 8:00 amFree
with Scott Zona, Ph.D., Botanist, co-editor, PALMS, the journal of the International Palm Society
Thursday, December 12, 2019
12:00 PM-1:00 PM
Free, preregistration required.
This lecture looks at five products from tropical plants that have changed the course of history. Find out how these plants have affected the lives of millions of people and have reached across time to shape the modern world. We’ll also look at a sixth tropical crop that is currently altering the course of history … but not for the better.