Moss Identification


Take advantage of this special opportunity to immerse yourself in the world of mosses with Dr. Keith Bowman, who studied and co-taught with esteemed bryologist Dr. Robin Wall Kimmerer. Use microscopes to observe how mosses differ on a cellular level. Learn to distinguish particular species within common moss genera,including Hypnum and Dicranium. You'll also venture onto Garden grounds to find these ancient plants in their own territory to better understand their ecology.

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