Registration for the 2018 MSI Annual Meeting is now open. The meeting will be held in Raleigh, NC from March 23-25.  Register early for the best price. Early registration deadline is January 5, 2018. Final registration deadline is February 9, 2018. Hope to see you all in North Carolina! For more info, click here.

Magnolia macrophylla
var. ashei - Ashe Magnolia

(Photograph by Gary Knox, MSI President)

Dr. Gary Knox, MSI President, Professor of Environmental Horticulture,University of Florida
Dr. Knox and a team of researchers at the UF/IFAS North Florida Research and Education Center in Quincy, Florida, have been studying the Ashe magnolia to try to figure out why it is so rare and how it may be conserved. For more inf0, click here.

Upcoming meetings of interest

Magnificent Magnolias!
Quincy, FL, USA; February 24, 2018. Learn about Magnolias from around the world and the best Magnolias for the SouthEast region. For more info, For more info, click here.

2019 MSI Annual Meeting 
Save the Date!
Chicago, IL, USA; May 3-5, 2019. Attendees will have the opportunity to see numerous species and cultivars of cold-hardy Magnolias during visits to The Morton Arboretum, Chicago Botanic Garden, and Klehm's Song Sparrow Farm and Nursery. Keep an eye out for more details to come.

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Marcela Serna


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