• October Meeting

    The October meeting will be held on the 17th at the Alhambra Chamber of Commerce building. DJ and Nathan will be narrating a presentation on Venezuelan CP prepared by Tasmanian member Darren 'Spot' Cullen.

  • August Meeting

    The August meeting will be held on 8/22 at the Alhambra Chamber of Commerce building. Author Stewart McPherson will be presenting.

  • LACPS at the Huntington

    The June 20, 2009 LACPS meeting will be in the Botanical Center Ahmanson Classroom of the Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens. Meeting time: 10:30am to 2:30pm The behind the scenes greenhouse tour is scheduled to begin at 11:30am so get to the classroom no later than 11:15am if you wish...

  • 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...