Roots to Healing: A brief survey of the past, present and future of plant-based remedies in Minnesota

January 8 – April 30, 2019

Displayed in the Skyway Gallery & Andersen Horticultural Library
Examining the intersection of culture, medicinal plants, and current research, this exhibition organized by the College of Biological Sciences Conservatory invites you to consider the value of ten plants from around the globe that have taken root in Minnesota, from the commonplace plantain to the rare Lady’s Slipper orchid to the controversial Cannabis.

Poster for Roots to Healing exhibit

Roots to Healing Closing Reception

April 13, 2019 (4-6pm)

Please join us for a brief program about the new College of Biological Science Conservatory with curator Lisa Aston Philander.  Enjoy botanically-inspired science activities, music and food.