Episode 64: Succulents and Squirrel Mating Season


Succulent plants with their puffy leaves and interesting colors and forms are understandably trendy. But hipsters and houseplant fanatics aren’t the only ones interested in these fascinating plants. Daniel shares a bit about why they are an important subject of study in the scientific community.

Sedum spathulifolium ‘Cape Blanco’

Then, it’s time for another Squirrel Corner. In honor of spring, this one’s all about baby making. Casey describes the process – from two squirrels meeting to the hairless result and beyond. The squirrels are multiplying, and the world is cuter as a result.


This episode aired on Radio Boise in May 2019 and featured music by Toy Zoo.

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