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Succulent Plants Symposium

Date: 
Fri., Sep. 3, 2021 | 4 p.m.–5:30 p.m.
Category: 
Garden
Location: 
Huntington Zoom event
Event Notes: 
Free with reservation
Add to Calendar 09/03/2021 04:00 PM 09/03/2021 05:30 PM America/Los_Angeles Succulent Plants Symposium Visit page - https://www.huntington.org/events/succulent-plants-symposium The Huntington - Huntington Zoom event
 

The Huntington presents the 38th Annual Succulent Plants Symposium as a Zoom webinar for the second year in a row. Join six of California's most notable experts on succulent plant propagation for a one-hour lightning-round discussion about the plants that challenge them the most as growers and put their skill sets to the test. A 30-minute question-and-answer session follows the presentation.

Speakers and Topics:

  • Ernesto Sandoval, UC Davis: Dorstenia gigas: Seeds and Cuttings (how and why)
  • Joe Stead, Orange Coast College: Burseraceae: Propagating against all odds.
  • Brian Kemble, Ruth Bancroft Garden & Nursery: Echeveria cuspidata var. zaragozae: A miniature gem from northeastern Mexico
  • Rob Skillin: Propagating Adenia; Success AND Frustration
  • John Trager, The Huntington: Propagation Notes from the Huntington Desert Collections
  • Randy Baldwin, San Marcos Growers Nursery: Propagating the white rhino agave, Agave victoriae-reginae 'Albomarginata'

The event will be held online via Zoom. Zoom link will be sent to attendees in registration confirmation email.

Image by Randy Baldwin.