Science on Tap: The Fantastic Flora of South Africa


  • Categories: Museums | Event
  • Event posted: Nov. 5, 2013
  • Last updated: Sept. 16, 2014

Event details

More than 8,500 plant species are found in an area of South Africa that is less than .04 percent of the world’s land surface – so many that it is designated one of the world’s six floral kingdoms by itself. For the this Science on Tap, Botanist Mark Mort will lead a discussion about the amazing plant life of this region, how it evolved to be so diverse and threats to its survival.


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