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The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens
1151 Oxford Rd, San Marino, California 91108
Each year the Cactus and Succulent Society of America holds a Succulent Symposium at The Huntington Botanical
Speakers this year will be:
Mark Dimmitt, eremophytoeugenecist, Tucson, AZ – Five-Star Botanizing in South Africa: You don’t’ have to camp in the hinterlands to see the great plants!
James D. Mauseth, University of Texas, Austin –
Some unexpected consequences of becoming adapted to desert conditions
Cody Coyotee Howard, Florida Museum of Natural History, Gainesville – Bulbous monocots: their evolution into horticultural gems
Greg Krehel, echinopsisfreak.com, Ponte Vedra Beach Florida –
Freaky flowers: the stunning beauty of Echinopsis flowers captured via time lapse photography
Sula Vanderplank, CICESE and San Diego Natural History Museum – Rooted in the Islands: Documenting changes in the perennial flora of the archipelago of Bahia de Los Angeles, Mexico
Gary D. Roberson, Huntington Botanical Gardens, San Marino, California – Relocation of the Loran Whitelock Cycad Collection
Registration is $85.00. Pre-registration is required. Payment must be received by August 29th. If you are a current SDCSS member and have done a Plant of the Month or Pre-Meeting Workshop presentation during the past 12 months, the Club will reimburse you for your registration fee.