• Past Presentations

    LACPS meetings regularly feature presentations from guest speakers of the likes of Alfred Lau and Stewart McPherson, among others. Globe trotting club members often show their own slides of CP in habitat in exotic locations ranging from remote sections of Amazonian Brazil to the highlands of Borneo. A sample from...


  • Drosera meristocaulis

    February 6, 2005 Drosera meristocaulis seed germination is hypogeous! Epigeous germination Seed germination in which the cotyledons are carried above soil level is called epigeous (or above ground). An example is the garden bean where the hypocotyl hook pulls the cotyledons and shoot apex out of the seed coat and...


  • Growing Drosera hartmeyerorum

    Photography by Ed Read October 7, 2002 Here are a few tips for growing the newly discovered sundew Drosera hartmeyerorum. It is not at all difficult but will grow better for you if you follow a few rules. This sundew can be especially attractive if grown right. And you might...