Growing plants in test tubes

Interactive activities
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  • Date and time: Saturday 8 February 2020, 2pm to 6pm
  • Location: York Barbican (Map)
  • Audience: Open to the public
  • Admission: Free admission

Event details

Join Plantlet and find out about growing plants in test tubes. Learn how a small cutting or seed is taken, the surface sterilised and then grown on, using a colourful nutrient rich gel. New leaves, stems and roots develop over just a few days.

Meet the researchers: Richard Fenwick, Plantlet


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Venue details

  • Wheelchair accessible