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Presentation: Kansas Wildflowers • Shawnee County

Thursday, Aug 2nd, 2012 @ 7-8pm
Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library • 1515 SW 10th Avenue • Topeka, KS • Map

Learn the fundamentals of wildflower identification. There are nearly 2100 species of wild flowering plants growing in Kansas. Learn how to identify our many wildflowers and other plants by learning various characteristics of different species. A slideshow presentation will cover our most primitive plants (mosses and ferns) to our most evolved (asters and orchids). Information on local wildflower walks will also be covered. Presented by Jeff Hansen, Kansas Native Plant Society. Call Kathy at 580-4540 for more information. Meet in the Anton Room (202).

Contact: Jeff Hansen

Sponsor: Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library

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