Science on Sundays: 'Frenemies' - ...

Dr John Carr
... Do plant viruses pay back their hosts?

Join Dr John Carr, from the Department of Plants Science, for this talk about how virus-infected plants are more resistant to drought; and how work at the Botanic Garden has shown that infected plants might be more attractive to pollinators.

Free 30 minute talk starting 11am and repeated at 2pm.

Our seasonal series of Science on Sundays talks run each month between March - August. They bring the latest discoveries in plant science to our visitors in a 30 minute nutshell.

The series is curated by the Garden's Director, Professor Beverley Glover.
11am & 2pm
Free talk
Normal Garden Admission applies
Booking Details
Science on Sundays are free, drop-in 30 minute talks suitable for 12+

Talks take place in the Garden Classroom.
No pre-booking required.
Event Category
All Events
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