A brief history of the IOS.

IOS International Organization for Succulent Plant Study

IOS International Organization for Succulent Plant Study

The International Organization for Succulent Plant Study (IOS) was established in 1950 at the Städtische Sukkulenten-Sammlung, Zürich, Switzerland, with the aim "to promote the study and conservation of succulent and allied plants and to encourage international co-operation amongst those interested in them". Over the past few years the IOS has been actively pursuing this aim with a view to uniting scientists and interested amateurs working with succulent plants by improving communication and facilitating co-operation amongst individuals interested in research and conservation aspects of succulent plants, broadly defined.

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