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BNS Regular October Meeting: Joint Meeting with Valley Gardeners

October 16, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The Blomidon Naturalists Society will be joining the Valley Gardeners Club for their annual joint meeting. The topic this month will be the Canada Rock Rose/Canada frostweed (Crocanthemum canadense), a species at risk in Nova Scotia. New work from researchers at Acadia, have uncovered the fascinating relationship between the rockrose and an insect larvae that results in pollination. This past summer, the research team at Acadia completed field work in the northeastern United States to determine whether this phenomena extends throughout the population. Join us to learn more about this fascinating plant and the results from the 2017 field season.


October 16, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Beveridge Arts Centre, Acadia University, Room BAC241