Gila Native Plant Society Monthly Meeting
|Friday, January 19, 2018, 07:00pm
Free and open to the public. Sara Fuentes-Soriano, Curator of the NMSU herbaria, will talk on “The Intriguing and Wonderful Natural History of Uncommon Southwestern Mustards”. Tribe Physarieae is a unique group of mustards with specialized pollen morphology and a natural history tied to the Southwest region of North America. In this talk she will visit different geographic areas where the tribe is found, cover some useful morphological and molecular features that help in identification, and discuss a few species that are locally and traditionally used for medicinal purposes.
12th & Alabama Streets
Silver City NM 88061