Cloverleaf Garden Club of Mississauga – Monthly Meeting
October 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Guest speaker: Stefan Weber presents “Adventures in Seed Conservation“.
Stefan Weber is a botanist and conservation biologist with a keen interest in native plant seeds. He will speak about the importance of native plant biodiversity, habitat restoration, and the role that Horticulture plays in saving rare, and endangered plants in Ontario.
Bio: Stefan Weber is a plant ecologist with over fifteen years of experience researching and restoring native plants. He is entering his final year as a PhD candidate at McMaster University, and is the co-founder of the Ontario Plant Restoration Alliance. Stefan has also spent the past six years as the Seed Conservation Coordinator for the St. Williams Ecology Centre, deep in the heart of Carolinian Canada, where he has worked with seed from over 350 native species.