March 20, 2023 7:00 pm
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“Flora of Middle-Earth: Plants of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Legendarium”: Michigan Botanical Society.

Illustrated talk by University of Florida biology professor emeritus Walter Judd, currently with the University of Minnesota herbarium, about some of the over 140 plants explicitly mentioned and described in Tolkien’s Middle-earth writings, as well as Tolkien’s views relating to stewardship of the natural world. 7 p.m., for URL see or email Free. 718–6114.