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Philadelphia Botanical Club


Botanical Club meetings are open to the public.

Meetings begin at 7:30 PM. Through 2022, all meetings will be held by Zoom. Instructions for joining the meeting will be emailed to members on the day of the meeting. Non-members can request that information by emailing by 10 PM the day before the meeting.

If you have an idea for a future program, please contact the Program Committee chair, David Hewitt. A list of previous meetings is available.

Fall 2022

September 22
Members' Reports on Summer Botanizing

Members are invited to present photos or slides. To do that, email your materials to Joe Rucker: . If possible, consolidate your photos in a single PDF or PowerPoint file, but individual photos are also OK. The deadline for submission of photos is noon on the day of the meeting.
October 27
Plants of the Appalachian Shale Barrens

Ian Caton, Wood Thrush Native Nursery
November 17
Identifying Changes in the Wabash River Corridor's Vascular Plant Flora

Richard Hull, recipient of the Bayard Long Award
December 15
How plants cultivate microbes to obtain nutrients

James White, Rugters University (White lab web site)

Spring 2023

January 26
John Mamas, Chatham University
February 23
Program to be announced
March 23
Vince D'Amico, United State Forest Service
Chamaedaphne calyculata