The Secret Lives of Roots


Wednesday, November 7, 2018, 2:30pm to 4:00pm


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

The Arnold Arboretum is full of spectacular specimens from around the world that any visitor will appreciate. However, what they observe is only half the story. How a tree uptakes water and nutrients, stays grounded in place, stores energy, and sometimes even propagates itself, is all thanks to its roots. Join horticulturists Andrew Gapinski and Conor Guidarelli as they unearth these questions and more during an exclusive look into the extraordinary world of roots.

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