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Fern Societies

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International Association of Pteridologists
Joanne M. Sharpe, Treasurer
72 Creek Lane
PO Box 499
Edgecomb ME 04556 USA
joannesharpe@juno.com

American Fern Societies

Birmingham Fern Society
Birmingham Botanical Garden
2612 Lane Park rd.
Birmingham, AL 35223

Memphis Fern Society
%Christine Spindel
3985 S. Galloway Dr.
Memphis, Tn 38111-6841

New York Fern Society
%Dr. John Mickel
New York Botanical Garden
Bronx, NY 10458

Sarasota Fern Society
Sarasota Fern Society
%Marie Selby Botanical Gardens
811 South Palm Ave.
Sarasota, Florida 34236

Australian Fern Societies

Fern Society of Victoria
Po Bx 45
Heidelberg, Victoria 3081

Fern Society of S. Australia
Po Bx 711, G.P.O.
Adelaide 5001

Fern Society of W. Australia
%Mrs J. Friend
210 Kent St
Rockingham, W.A. 6168

Fern Study Group of the Society for Growing Australian Plants
%Mr John Lee
76 The Bulwark
Castlecraig, New South Wales 2068

SGAP Fern Study Group
$Moreen Woolett
3 Currawang Pl.
Como West, New South Wales 2226

Sunshine Coast Fern Society
Po Bx 47
Woombye, Queensland

Tasmanian Fern Society
Po Bx 74
Moonah, Tasmania 7009

China

Chinese Fern Society
c/o Xian-Chun Zhang
20 Nanxinxun, Xiangshan
100093 Beijing, China

India

Indian Fern Society
%Dr. T.N. Bhardwaja
Dept of Botany
Univ of Rajasthan
Jaipur 302004

International

International Assc. of Pteridologists
%Dr. Christopher Haufler
Dept of Botany
Haaworth Hall
Univ of Kansas
Lawrence, Ks 66045-2106
USA

Japan

Japanese Pteridological Society
%Prof. K. Iwatsuki
Dept of Botany
Faculty of Science, Kyoto Univ.
Kyoto

Nippon Fernist Club
%Institute of Forest Botany
Faculty of Agriculture
Univ of Tokyo, Yayoi-cjo, Bunkyo-ku
Tokyo

New Zealand

Nelson Fern Society
%Mrs. Eileen Heatherbell
10 Farnham Dr.
Richmond, Nelson

Waikato Fern Club
%Mrs. Eilea McKenzie
164 Upper Dinsdale rd
Hamilton

Phillipines

Fern Society of the Phillipines
%Dr. Lolita J. Bulalacao
Botany Dept
National Museum
Executive House. P. Burgos
Manila-Metro, Manilla

South Africa

The Fern Society of Southern Africa
Po Bx 11260
Brooklyn 0011
Transvaal

National Botanic Gardens
Kristenbosch 7735
Claremont Cape Province

United Kingdom

British Pteridological Society
Dept of Botany
The Natural History Museum
Cromwell rd
London SW7 5BD
England

The second largest ferns society in the world after the AFS.
They are very Internationally minded!!