Videos – A Wandering Botanist

Virtual Plant Walks from Summer, 2020

Devil's Backbone meadow

Devil’s Backbone

Devil’s Backbone Open Space, Loveland, CO June 2020

https://vimeo.com/451653686 

 

 

 

 

Horsetooth Trail

Horsetooth Waterfall Trail, Fort Collins, CO July 2020

https://vimeo.com/451635801

 

 

Four Native Plants:

Icon of western grasslands – big sagebrush

Useful and attractive – soapweed yucca 

Big-flowered annual – prickly poppy

Brightening the plains – sunflowers

Videos of Vegetables with Many Guises

Chili peppers – in everyone’s food

A Wandering Botanist: Chilis from Karen Fournier on <ahref=”https://vimeo.com”>Vimeo.

Beta vulgaris, one plant many uses

A Wandering Botanist: Beta vulgaris from Karen Fournier on <ahref=”https://vimeo.com”>Vimeo.

Brassica oleracea, the plant that became many vegetables

A Wandering Botanist: Brassica oleracea from Karen Fournier on <ahref=”https://vimeo.com”>Vimeo.

Plant Confusions: Plants that share the same name causing confusion and mix-ups.

marigolds, TagetesThe story of the plant that stole the name marigold.

 

 

 

A Wandering Botanist: MARIGOLDS from Karen Fournier on Vimeo.

snowEuphorbia1Two plants are both called snow-on-the-mountain

 

 

 

 

A Wandering Botanist: SNOW-ON-THE-MOUNTAIN from Karen Fournier on Vimeo.

Tale of two very different currants

 

 

 

A Wandering Botanist: TWO VERY DIFFERENT CURRANTS from Karen Fournier on Vimeo