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Michigan State University

Ethnobotany On the Sphere: Tea

MSU Museum

February 3, 2024

Exhibitions, Workshops and Classes

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Tea has been spilled, literally and figuratively, in its journey around the globe. Join Beal Botanical Garden Education Director and EthnobotanistMaeve Bassett in collaboration with the MSU Museum to learn more about the cultural significance, medicinal properties, and ecological impacts of tea. Using Science On a Sphere, we’ll explore the global spread and impact of the world’s most delicious plant. Participants will have the opportunity to taste different tea varieties and try preparation methods with centuries-old traditions. 

Join us on February 3, 2024 from 1-2:00 pm.