Gall Kit Contact Us 802.359.5000 firstname.lastname@example.org Nature Center Hours VINS Nature Center 10am to 4pm Daily Wild Bird Rehab is Open Accepting Calls Only 802.359.5000 x212 8am to 4pm Get Directions TEACHING KITS TEACHER RECOURCES Gall Kit Rental Fee: $50* RESERVE KIT Have you ever noticed the small bumps and lumps on plant stems and leaves and wondered what they are? There’s a good chance they are galls, abnormal growths on a plant that act as a home and source of food for small insects, mites, fungi and even viruses. Galls present themselves in a variety of fascinating shapes, colors and textures. Students will have the chance to discover a commonly unobserved natural process up close and later recognize the almost hidden homes of these tiny creatures when they are outside. Contents of Kit The Gall Kit includes: Beech family Birch family Cashew family Composite family Heath family Maple family Pine family Rose family Willow & poplar family Grass & sedge family The Gall Kit is aligned with Next Generation Science Standards and Common Core State Standards. Reserve Kit *Shipping and handling fees apply. The rental fee is waived for teachers participating in VINS School Programs.