Earth Day Every Day! - Flower Power

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Civic Engagement

Age Group:

Adult
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The heady smell and compelling look of flowers is all it takes to make us smile and feel better.  We use them as gifts, to decorate our homes and to celebrate special occasions. For insects, the feeling is much the same except they thrive off each other. Floral symbioses between plants and insects are real. The shape, color and smell of a flower can help you figure out what may visit them and what you might want in your landscape to lure them over to your house and to help pollinators feel right at home. John Watts of the Texas Discovery Gardens returns to teach us more about this special connection.

John Watts is passionate about the biodiversity of this planet and its importance to the overall functioning of this biosphere, the planet we call home.

Earth Day Every Day is a series of online environmental education sessions continuing with the Earth Day theme and bringing expert speakers, special program topics, and a reminder that every day is Earth Day. Presented by Dallas Environmental Quality and Sustainability (DEQS; Green Dallas).  These topics empower Dallas residents to make sustainable choices that improve the quality of life for everyone in Dallas and the world.

This program is available online only, through Zoom. Registration is required. Zoom information will be emailed the day of the program. Emails may go to your spam folder.