Free Monthly Webinars

Is Mistletoe Invasive?

2:00 p.m. Thursday, December 10th, 2020

Mistletoe is a symbol of the winter holidays and the official “floral emblem” of the state of Oklahoma, but is this parasitic plant invasive?  What does “invasive” really mean?  Learn about mistletoe’s biology, effect on native trees, and cultural significance during this seasonal webinar.  We will cover terminology important to invasive species discussions.

Presenters
Karen Hickman, Professor and Director Environmental Science, Ferguson College of Agriculture, Oklahoma State University
Amy Buthod, Botanical Specialist, Oklahoma Biological Survey, University of Oklahoma
Jeri Irby, Reforestation Manager, Forest Regeneration Center, Oklahoma Dept. of Agriculture, Food, and Forestry

Priscilla Crawford, Conservation Specialist, Oklahoma Biological Survey, University of Oklahoma