International Asclepiad Society

Asklepios 86

Front Cover: Caralluma acutangula pictured flowering at Uyun in Oman, a new record for this species - Photo by Alan Butler
Back Cover:
Calotropsis procera flowering on the Jebel Qara in Oman - Photo by Alan Butler


  • Butler, Alan: Editorial
  • Ghazanfar, Shahina A.: Succulent Healers
  • Plowes, Darrel C. H.: Orbea doldii Plowes sp. nov. - A Striking New Stapeliad from South Africa
  • Hargreaves, Bruce J. & Turner, Queen: Uses and Misuses of Hoodia
  • Evison, Gillian: Beating the Winter Blues
  • Lauchs, Gerhard: Brachystelma buchananii N. E. Brown
  • Butler, Alan: Collectors' Corner
  • Newton, Leonard E.: Notes on Angolluma distincta
  • Downs, Phillip E.: Stapeliads in New Zealand