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Palms, the Journal of the IPS

Benefits of Membership

Whether your interest is in botanical research or growing palms in your home and garden, membership in The International Palm Society will provide you with a continuous source of information about this vast plant family of around 2,500 tropical and subtropical species.

Some of the benefits of membership include:

  • Subscription to Palms, our outstanding quarterly publication
  • Membership in an Internationally acclaimed organization
  • Online access to all the resources of this web site including:
    • Online articles
    • Expanded directory of terms
    • Member forum
    • Advertising opportunities at member rates

Established in 1956, this unique organization encompasses members in over 80 countries and publishes the journal Palms, devoted entirely to articles about palms. Numerous regional chapters hold meetings, sponsor palm sales, develop public gardens, and publish newsletters. Our non-profit society maintains a business office in Austin, Texas.

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