International Fascination of Plants Day

21 May
Oxford Botanic Garden

On Sunday 21st May Oxford University will be taking part in International Fascination of Plants Day – an international celebration of plants. The Department of Plant Sciences, Oxford Botanic Garden and the Linnean Society of London will be running an interactive public engagement exhibition called Inside a Plant Cell, which will introduce the public to modern microscopy techniques used in cell biology. We will also be joined by esteemed scientists Yan Wong and James Rosindell who will be demonstrating One Zoom, a brand new interactive map of the evolutionary relationships between 1.8 million species of life on our planet.
Come along to the Garden and be inspired by plants and plant sciences!