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for those interested in
the Grape

Vitis is a community of interest within The Plant People of Nature Folks. It's a hobby group, but with serious intent of working with, collecting all subspecies, and mastering knowledge about the genus Vitis, at least those of the Eastern US. It will develop a membership, web site unit, and who knows about the future.

Ideas are abundant, but they will change with individuals and shared interests and opportunities. They will likely seek grants for their work, develop strong working relations with regional herbaria, and will likely become closely involved with:

 Prof. A.B. Massey is available.</A>

The group honors Prof. A.B. Massey, noted Virginia botanist, who started the Virginia herbarium and wrote an Extension pamphlet on The Grapes of Virginia.

Perhaps you will share ideas with me
about some of the topic(s) above at

Maybe we can work together
... for the good of us all
... for a long time.

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