national plant summit http://redriverradio.org en National plant societies convene in Shreveport, look to future http://redriverradio.org/post/national-plant-societies-convene-shreveport-look-future <p>Directors of plant societies from around the country will convene at the American Rose Center in Shreveport for a weekend summit on how to preserve their organizations. The American Rose Society is hosting the meeting that will discuss thorny issues about how these groups are to stay relevant when their member rolls continue to decline. American Rose Society executive director Jeff Ware hopes to exchange ideas with his counterparts who represent groups like the camellia, orchid, day lily and iris. Thu, 24 May 2012 18:56:08 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 11736 at http://redriverradio.org National plant societies convene in Shreveport, look to future