BOTANICAL UNIVERSITY CHALLENGE 2016
The first ever Botanical University Challenge
Preview: Try your luck – rounds will include:
What’s in a Latin name – What do the following latin names mean? odorata, palustris and vulgaris? (pssssst! useful link here!)
Where in the World do these plants orginate from – Eucalyptus, Giant Sequoia, Kiwi fruit?
There will also be a googly or two from left field to keep our teams on their botanical toes – Which meadow plant is named after cow poo?! (check here)
Dr M says: The hints and links will help!
Check back soon for more taster questions!
Dr M says: The idea is to generate publicity for UK botany and also to have a lot of fun!
COME AND JOIN OUR AUDIENCE!
Book your place for this historic occasion – tickets £5 (£3 students and concessions) from: firstname.lastname@example.org