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Plants That Bribe Ants & Other Little-Known Facts about Summer Wildflowers


Mon Jun 04, 2018
6:45 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
75 mins


Program Room

Explore a wealth of little-known facts about a number of common summer wildflowers, including one that led to the invention of a life-saving drug millions rely on, another that aided the war effort in WWII, and plants with unusual relationships with insects. We'll also consider why we need to preserve these and other plants. Presented by Richard Aaron.

Richard Aaron is an accomplished naturalist who has been studying the natural world for over 30 years. He has also worked as a staff naturalist at Algonquin Provincial Park. His website is at

Free program.

Presented as part of Toronto Public Library's Our Fragile Planet program series.

Call 416-393-7697 for more information.