Two local botanical experts have paired up to co-author a book about unusual and outrageous plants, called Bizarre Botanicals. They join us on the next Charlotte Talks to introduce us to what they call the “circus clowns, magicians and tattooed ladies of the plant world” and to educate us about our important relationship with plants.
Larry Mellichamp – Professor of Botany & Horticulture at UNC Charlotte and Co-Author of Bizarre Botanicals
Paula Gross – Asst. Director of UNC Charlotte’s Botanical Gardens and Co-Author ofBizarre Botanicals
- UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens
- Amazon | Bizarre Botanicals by Larry Mellichamp and Paula Gross
- Photos | See a few “bizarre botanicals”
- Video | Paula Gross demonstrates the Venus Flytrap’s carnivorous nature