Share your fascination of plants by organizing an event on May 18

Plant Science * Agriculture * Forestry * Plant Breeding * Biodiversity * Nourishment and Nutrition * Plant Protection * Environmental Conservation * Renewable Resources

We invite you to organize a fascinating activity related to plants on May 18, 2017! Contact the USA National Coordinator by email at to discuss and access all supporting materials for the Fascination of Plants Day 2017. Activities submitted by May 14 will be entered into the USA Plant Day 2017 Raffle for a chance to win $300.

Everybody is welcome to join

Many plant science institutions including universities, institutes, botanical gardens, and museums, together with farmers and companies, opened their doors to Fascination of Plants Day in 2012, 2013, and 2015 with a variety of plant-based education and public outreach events.

Photo and Video Contest

Upload your fascinating plant photos and videos on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube by May 14 with the hashtag #PlantDayUSA to enter the American Society of Plant Biologists Photo and Video Contest. Prizes range from $50 to $150! The most liked photos and videos will be awarded prizes – make sure to share and like your favorites.

Full Contest Information

Contact for questions relating to Fascination of Plants Day 2017.

Photos below were submitted to the 2015 Fascination of Plants Day ASPB Photo contest. Thank you to everyone who participated!

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