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International Euphorbia Society


Abgeschickt von Frank Vincentz am 28 Juni, 2005 um 20:05
We are delighted to announce that the first issue of Euphorbia World, the journal of the International Euphorbia Society, is now printed and will be sent out to paid up members in the next few days. The journal is 32 pages of A4 full colour with articles on a range of subjects from cultivation to taxonomy. It is beautifully illustrated with colour pictures and is the result of a lot of hard work by the editor and committee members. Articles include (in order of appearance):

- Message from the Chairman... - by Alan Butler, Italy
- Editorial - by Volker Buddensiek, Germany
- The families of the euphorbs - by Paul Forster, Australia
- Book Review: The Succulent Plants of East Africa - by Volker Buddensiek, Germany
- The elusive Euphorbia ballyana - by Len Newton, Kenya
- Book Review: The Succulent Plants of East Africa - by Volker Buddensiek, Germany
- Euphorbias in Kenya - by Susan Carter Holmes, United Kingdom
- Euphorbia susannae Marloth - by Rikus van Veldhuisen, Netherlands
- Hybrids in succulent Euphorbia - by Stephen Jankalski, USA
- Euphorbia pseudotuberosa and/or Euphorbia trichadenia in Botswana - by Bruce J. Hargreaves, Botswana
- Growing Euphorbias - by Norbert Goebl and Alan Butler, Austria and Italy
- Euphorbia Review (1935-1937) revisited - by Pjotr Lawant, Netherlands
- Three Euphorbias of the International Succulent Introductions (E. clava, stenoclada ssp. ambatofinandranae, lenewtonii) - by Harry Mays, United Kingdom
- Euphorbias from A to Z (E. abdelkuri) - by Volker Buddensiek, Germany

The second issue is now well under way. Anyone with any material for publishing in this or future issues, please contact Volker Buddensiek at post@volkerbuddensiek.de

Anyone reading this who is NOT yet a member, you can join on line at www.euphorbia-international.org This is something not to be missed by the succulent enthusiast and fills a gap in the market.


Alan Butler
IES Chairman & Secretary

Frank Vincentz
IES Publicity Officer & Membership Secretary



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