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Greenhouses Closed Due to COVID-19

March 30, 2020
Not Open

Due to the university's COVID-19 response guidelines, the greenhouse will be closed until further notice. 

Thank you for your patience and understanding. 

David and Emily

Biological Sciences Greenhouse Open for Visitors

February 5, 2020

The new floors are poured and plants are slowly getting back into their places. The greenhouse is now open to classes and visitors alike. Please check our event calendar prior to visiting to be sure the facility is not being utilized by others.

The Tricky Business of Pollinating a Real Stinker

August 20, 2012
They had less than 24 hours to help save a species. If it’s going to bloom at all, Amorphophallus titanum, or titan arum, blooms every three to 10 years. The rest of its life, which can last four decades, is a waiting game for botanists. But when it does bloom, it’s a whirlwind.

ASC Staff Helps Create "Geo Walk"

August 13, 2012
Dale Gnidovec, curator, Orton Geological Museum; and Joan Leonard, coordinator, Biological Sciences Greenhouse, helped create a large scale geological exhibit that shows Ohioans what’s right under their feet.