Tour: Phenomenal Plants: The USBG Medicinal Plants Collection

Event Date: 
Wed, Jul 18, 2018

Chelsea McKinley, USBG Gardener
Join Chelsea, Gardener of the Medicinal Plants house, on a tour of this fascinating collection. Learn about a variety of different species used for medicinal purposes that are currently on display at the USBG Conservatory. Topics to be discussed include plant-derived compounds used in pharmaceuticals, species that have been used for hundreds of years in traditional medicine, and plants that can be found in the ingredients of over-the-counter products.

DATE: Wednesday, July 18
TIME: 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.
LOCATION: Tour will meet in the Medicinal Plants house
FREE: Online registration has been temporarily suspended. Please call 202-225-1116 to register for programs.