Fifty Shades of Green: Tales from the Hothouse


Friday, October 12, 2018, 7:30pm to 8:30pm


Hunnewell Building, Arnold Arboretum, 125 Arborway, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

Back by popular demand with more content! Terry Huang’s bawdy botanical review delves into the sex lives of plants, dramatically explaining the challenges of courtship and consummation for those rooted in place. Alluring suitors with a pungent rotten odor, promising nectar for the exchange of goods, or going at it alone, plants have evolved interesting strategies to ensure their continued existence. From mutualistic partnerships to deceit-filled ones that would rival the most twisted romance, his vivid pollination stories reveal the ingenious ways flowers deal with one of life’s (most) important needs. Sex.  (Adult content: Rated PG). Fee $10 non-members, $5 members.

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