Explore the brand new College of Biological Sciences Conservatory & Botanical Collection on the University of Minnesota’s campus in St. Paul. The new Conservatory is home to more than 1,800 plant species with an emphasis on flora from the Southern Hemisphere. Its four biome rooms feature rare plants from New Caledonia, South Africa, Somalia, southern Chile and other far flung spots around the globe.
Learn about plant-based research, try your hand at plant-related science experiments, participate in fun, plant-based activities for families and take a self-guided tour of the new space. Stay tuned for a full schedule of events!
POSTPONED — Tenative Date — Saturday, June 6, 2020
9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Vine cutting and brief remarks at 9:30 a.m.
Free and open to the public
CBS Conservatory & Botanical Collection
1534 Gortner Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55108