The Green Café Blog

Chocolate: Hot or Not?
December 7, 2017
Time: Thursday, December 7th, 4pm Place: Marsh Botanical Garden
Bonsai for Everyone Presented by Peter Hlousek
November 5, 2017
Presented by Peter Hlousek, the president of the Bonsai Society for Greater New Haven.  He shared with us the art of shaping trees.  We learned tips and tricks of the trade...
The Green Café: Sex and the Single Flower
October 5, 2017
Presented by Dr. Adam Saffer and Professor Vivian Irish Adam and Vivian taught us about the ins and outs of pollination. There were plenty of interesting flowers blooming in...
April 7, 2017
Presented by Ting Luo of the Green Tea House and Dr. Ning Wei
February 28, 2017
Presented by Megan Sullivan, PhD. Student in the School of Forestry.  Megan is a PhD student in the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Sciences. She studies the...
November 3, 2016
Presented by Brenden Barco, PhD Student in the Clay Lab.  Brenden, a graduate student in the Clay of KBT, presented on SPOOKY PLANTS just days after Halloween.  We consumed...
October 6, 2016
Presented by Ann Feke of the Gendron Lab. Ann showed New Englanders what real mid-west popcorn is all about.  Beyond our classic movie theater popcorn she brought us a...
July 19, 2016
June 2, 2016
Presented by Eric Larson of Marsh Gardens.  Eric Larson, coordinator of the Marsh Garden where Green Cafés are held, brought us his love of roses.  And apparently “Every...