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Searchable Databases
Palms journal Search:   

Search past copies of Palms and Principes online. (Member login required)

Database of Palm Diversity:  Worldwide 

A comprehensive searchable database of palm diversity - still under development, but a powerful source of information.

Glossary of Palm Terms:  Worldwide 

Comprehensive Glossary of Palm Terms based on Genera Palmarum and compiled by the European Network of Palm Scienties

Symptoms of Diseases and Disorders:    

Website covers numberous diseases and disorders affecting palm treens

IPS Affiliates

Australia

Palms and Cycad Societies of Australia (PACSOA) - Affiliate   Link to web site

The Palm and Cycad Society of Western Australia - Affiliate (Western Australia)   Link to web site

Tropical Garden Society of Sydney - Affiliate (Australia)   Link to web site

Canada
The Pacific Northwest Palm and Exotic Plant Society - British Columbia - Chapter (Vancouver, BC)   Link to web site

Caribbean
Ti-Palm' Society - Affiliate (French Antilles)   Link to web site

El Salvador
Asociación de Palmeras y Cicas de El Salvador - Affiliate

Europe
European Palm Society - Affiliate   Link to web site

France
Fous de Palmiers - Affiliate   Link to web site

Germany
Palmenfreunde - Affiliate

La Reunion
Palmeraie-Union - Affiliate   Link to web site

New Caledonia
Association of Chambeyronia - Affiliate   Link to web site

New Zealand
Palm Society of New Zealand - Affiliate   Link to web site

South Africa
South Africa Palm Society - Affiliate   Link to web site

Spain
Asociacion Botanica Española de Palmeras y Cicas - Affiliate (Valencia)   Link to web site

United States of America
Arizona Palm and Cycad Association - Chapter (Arizona)   Link to web site

Central Florida Palm Society (CFPACS) - Chapter (Florida - Central)   Link to web site

Florida First Coast Chapter - Chapter (Florida - Northeastern)

Gulf of Mexico Coast Chapter - Affilate (Alabama)   Link to web site

Hawaii Island Palm Society (HIPS) - Chapter (Hawaii)   Link to web site

Houston (Texas) Area - Chapter (Houston)

Louisiana Palm and Cycad Society - Affiliate (Louisiana)

Northern California - Chapter (California - North)   Link to web site

Palm and Cycad Society of Southwest Florida - Chapter (Florida - Southwest)   Link to web site

Palm Beach Palm & Cycad Society - Chapter (Florida - Central)

Palm Society of Maui - Chapter (Hawaiii)

Palm Society of South Texas - Chapter (Texas - South)   Link to web site

Palm Society of Southern California - Chapter (California - South)   Link to web site

South Florida Palm & Cycad Society - Chapter (Florida - South)   Link to web site

Southeastern US (non FL) Palm Society - Chapter (Southeast US)   Link to web site

The Pacific Northwest Palm and Exotic Plant Society - Chapter (Oregon/Washington)   Link to web site

Venezuela
Asociación Venezolana de Palmas - Affiliate   Link to web site

IPS Members

Coconut Time Line:   

Site hosted by Hugh Harris

Lundkvist Palm Garden:  Big Island Hawaii

Lundkvist Palm Garden consists of 5 acres with more than 5,000 individual palms representing approximately 625 different species of palms, cycads and other plants.

Palms and Gardens in the Southwest of Europe:   

Member Javier Segura has compiled an extensive collection of photos and information for growing, planting, and transplanting palms in southwestern Europe in both English and Spanish.

Palms of the World:   

Member Mike Maxson adds new palm photos every month.

The Cool Tropics:   

Member Peter Hueppi collects data on cold survival rates and posts them in his CRDB (Cold Rating Data Bank).

The Hardiest Plams:   

Member Tom Walters lives in Maryland and strives for the tropical look. He shares his winterizing tips and choices in palms.

Tropical Image Gallery:   

Award winning author Robert Lee Riffle

Virtual Palm Encyclopedia:   

Member Jody Haynes has an easy to navigate, enjoyable online reference for palm names, history, photos, and more.

Associations and Societies

Brisbane Palm and Cycad Society BPACS (PACSOA Chapter):  Queensland Australia

Queensland Chapter of PACSOA

Montgomery Botanical Center:  Florida 

Private non-profit research center

Northern Territory Palm and Cycad Society (PACSOA Chapter):  Northern Territories Australia

Chapter of PACSOA

Palm and Cycad Societies of South Australia (PACSOA Chapter):  Southern Australia Australia

Chapter of PACSOA

Palm and Cycad Society of Mackay (PACSOA Chapter):  Mackay Australia

Queensland Chapter of PACSOA

Palms and Cycad Societies of Rockhampton (PACSOA Chapter):  Queensland Australia

Queensland Chapter of PACSOA

Palms and Cycad Societies of Western Australia (PACSOA Chapter):  Western Australia Australia

Chapter of PACSOA

Sunshine Coast Chapter (PACSOA Chapter):  Queensland Australia

Queensland Chapter of PACSOA

The Cycad Society:   

The Japanese Society of Sago Palm (Matroxylon) Studies:   Japan

The Palm Society of Northern California:  California 

Botanical Gardens

Fairchild Botanic Tropical Garden:  Florida 

Gizella Kopsick Palm Arboretum:  Florida 

Royal Botanic Garden, Kew England:  Kew England

The Australian National Botanical Garden:  Canberra Australia

The New York Botanical Garden:  New York 

The Royal Botanic Garden Sydney:  Sydney Australia

Over 500 taxa of palms, as well as an historic Palm Grove

Universities

Palms of the Florida Agricultural Information Retrieval System (FAIRS), with links to FAIRS documents:  Florida 

Florida Agricultural Information Retrieval System (FAIRS), with links to FAIRS documents

Texas A&M University of Horticultural Department:  Texas 

University of Georgia:  Georgia 

The "Palm Reader" Guide to growing palms outdoors

Wageningen University (Netherlands) TropCrop:   Netherlands

Computer-based education in tropical and subtropical crops

Agencies and Organizations

Agriculture Western Australia Entromology:  Perth Australia

CICLY, Center of Information on Coconut Lethal Yellowing:   

United Nations Environmental Programme World Conservation Monitoring Center:   

Geographically Specific

Palm Trees in Colorado:   Colorado 

Palm Trees in Oregon:   Oregon 

The Polar Palms of Bulgaria:    Bulgaria

The Polar Palms of Scandinavia:    Scandanavia

Miscellaneous

Garden Guides:   

Palms of Moapa:   

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