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The Wonderful World of Galls ~ Christine Heycke
November 12 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Christine Heycke will present a talk on Thursday , November 12 at 3:00pm titled “The Wonderful World of Galls”. You may have seen strange lumps or bumps on leaves or branches and wondered what they were. Or maybe you knew they were galls but didn’t know how they were formed. Plants produce galls in response to various organisms, including viruses, bacteria, fungi, plants, or animals, but the growth of the gall is regulated by the gall former, not the plant. Sometimes the galls are little red or white fuzzy bumps, and sometimes they are ornate, colorful and bizarre and look nothing like the plant that produced them. This talk will focus on galls of flowering plants induced by insects and will include lots of colorful images. Christine has been a Master Gardener since 2018, she is a member of the British Plant Gall Society, and has actively participated in several educational agricultural programs sponsored by WSU Extension.
Meeting ID: 941 3428 6728
Date & Time: Nov 12, 2020 03:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)
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