Born on Mount Etna: the story of the Oxford Ragwort | University of Oxford

Born on Mount Etna: the story of the Oxford Ragwort

Speaker
Professor Simon Hiscock, Director of the Oxford Botanic Garden & Harcourt Arboretum
Event date
Event time
13:00 - 13:45
Venue
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford
OX1 3BG
Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
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Professor Hiscock will explain research into plant reproduction and evolution using the example of the Oxford ragwort, descended from species native to Mount Etna which evolved after being transported to the Oxford Botanic Garden approximately 300 years ago.