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Unexpected Spring Foraging (Online Lecture)

About this event

She’s fabulous, funny, and a forager — join Alexis for an exploration of some of the surprising edible plants you can find in D.C. and the Mid-Atlantic region this spring. Alexis will share her foraging expertise to help you find some scrumptious plant-based delicacies. Spring is here -- let's eat! 

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    Alexis Nikole Nelson @blackforager

    Alexis Nikole Nelson is a content creator who’s fostered a huge following sharing her hilarious and educational plant foraging videos. When not working as a marketing specialist, Alexis helps her followers identify and prepare edible plants she finds growing around her neighborhood in Columbus, OH.

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    Grace Anderson Education Specialist - Science Educator @ United States Botanic Garden

U.S. Botanic Garden

Steeped in history, rich with tradition, the United States Botanic Garden (USBG) is a living plant museum that informs visitors about the importance, and often irreplaceable value, of plants to the well-being of humans and to earth's fragile ecosystems.