• DJ Frank on CP Adventures

    The December 15th 2018 LACPS meeting will feature a presentation by DJ Frank about his carnivorous plant exploration. There will also be a potluck. What to Expect Adventures in the Field, Part #1, an overview. Come enjoy a slide presentation/overview of images chronicling misadventures, scenery, people and, more importantly, exotic...


  • Leo Song on Pinguicula

    Leo Song will be speaking about Pinguicula at the October LACPS meeting. Dr. Song is the former greenhouse manager at California State University Fullerton and a living legend in carnivorous plant circles. Amongst other things, he is known for pioneering Amorphophallus titanum and Welwitschia mirabilis cultivation, and is responsible for...


  • Special Event at Verdant Vivariums on September 8

    Extra LACPS Event Carnivorous Plant and rare plant enthusiast, the Los Angles Carnivorous Plant Society has a social coming in September! Come enjoy crock pot tacos, trade/sell/buy carnivorous and weird plants and take a tour of Bonnie Persons’ rare/weird plant green houses! The event will be Saturday, September 8th at 3...


  • Shawn Shumaker on Nepenthes Cultivation

    Our guest speaker in the month of August will be Shawn Shumaker, managing horticulturist at the Santa Barbara Orchid Estate and carnivorous plant enthusiast. What to Expect Shawn has prepared a presentation on Nepenthes that covers their cultivation, potting techniques, and propagation. In the meeting, you will not only learn...


  • June Meeting at the Huntington

    Meeting notes from Warren: The next meeting of the LACPS will be at the Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens at 10:30am - 1:30pm Saturday June 16, 2018. Admissions Sign ups are more or less closed at this point. Every one who signed up at the previous meetings or posted a...