How do plants with no roots survive? How do they obtain the water and mineral nutrients that are essential requirements for plant growth? Learn about the fascinating adaptations that plants without true roots or chlorophyll have developed in order to meet the basic necessities of life, even in harsh environmental conditions. A garden tour in search of parasitic plants, lichens, and other unique species is included, as is a discussion of the important roles they play in our local ecosystems.
Mt. Cuba Center invites PHS Members to attend select programs at a discounted rate. Visit mtcubacenter.org to register with promo code "PHS2019" or call 302-239-8807 and identify yourself as a PHS Member.