Here is a video on how I got into studying the relationship between nature and culture, specifically those between people and plants or ethnobotany. I post about ethnobotanical miscellanea on www.plantspeople.com

My PhD research is based in Turkey on the topic of edible wild orchids. Turkey, food, uses of wild plants, and orchids are special interests of mine. I write an orchid conservation blog with a fellow PhD candidate conservingorchids