Asteraceae Family (Sunflower, Composites) Workshop and Walks - May & into the fall


Sunday, May 31, 2015 - 10:00am to Monday, June 1, 2015 - 9:45am




Bailey Herbarium/Hortorium, Cornell Campus for workshop; walks will vary


Arieh Tal


As a follow-up to his March presentation on the Asteraceae, Arieh Tal will offer a workshop and several field trips for those who wish to delve deeper into the identification of this intriguing and diverse plant family. The workshop, co-sponsored by Cornell's L.H. Bailey Hortorium, will consist of one 2-hour indoor session followed by a field excursion (same day). The workshop will be held Sunday, May 31st from 10-2 (bring a bag lunch) with 3 additional field excursions to follow during the remainder of the growing season. Attend one or all of the sessions, however, the workshop is strongly recommended. Handouts provided.

Pre-registration is also strongly recommended.* Dates are still not finalized for all walks, but information will be added to this site as the details are decided!

*To register, click  YOU MUST TYPE IN the address shown there into your e-mailer (helps to prevent spamming). This is one of Arieh's websites with lots of lovely images!

...or, if that doesn't work, send an e-mail to with "Register for Asters" in the subject.