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Backyard Folklore: The History and Use of Native Missouri Wildflowers

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 @ 10:00 AM-12:00 PM

Registration required. FREE to the first 10 registrants, $10 per person thereafter. OPEN to ALL. Space is limited. Middle and high school students welcome. REGISTER HERE

Featured Speaker: Ashley Glenn, Research Specialist, Sacred Seeds Program Manager and American Indian Ethnobotany Program Manager, William L. Brown Center, Missouri Botanical Garden

When you look out your window you may see weeds, scrub, or pretty flowers, but the Native American living in our region found food, medicine, and magic.  Learn the stories of these useful plant species in the St. Louis area and how to use them yourself in this fun and fact-filled look at Missouri’s Sacred Seeds.

The Missouri Botanical Garden William L. Brown Center’s Sacred Seeds program is a network of sanctuaries preserving biodiversity and plant knowledge through living gardens of locally important plants, including those of medicinal, ceremonial, food crop, and craft value.

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Date:
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Time:
10:00 AM-12:00 PM
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OASIS at the Center of Clayton
50 Gay Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63105 United States
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