The speaker at our meeting on August 5th 2015 was Greg Ruckert

At the August meeting on Wednesday 5th Greg spoke on his recent trip to the jungles of Borneo.

In 2013 our President, Greg Ruckert presented a paper at the at the International Aroid Conference in Hanoi.

As a result of that he was invited to fulfill one of his lifelong dreams and go plant hunting in Borneo.

Though the botanist who extended the invitation wasn't available Greg, accompanied by his daughter and a local field naturalist spent days looking for Amorphophallus and Rafflesia as well as animal life.

His presentation displayed some of what he saw.

The speaker at our meeting on August 5th 2015 was Greg Ruckert

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At the August meeting on Wednesday 5th Greg spoke on his recent trip to the jungles of Borneo.


In 2013 our President, Greg Ruckert presented a paper at the at the International Aroid Conference in Hanoi.

As a result of that he was invited to fulfill one of his lifelong dreams and go plant hunting in Borneo.

Though the botanist who extended the invitation wasn't available Greg, accompanied by his daughter and a local field naturalist spent days looking for Amorphophallus and Rafflesia as well as animal life.

His presentation displayed some of what he saw.