International Poplar Commission
Working party on Taxonomy, Nomenclature and Registration
|Populus ×canadensis ‘I-214’ stand in the Bormida river valley (Alessandria, Italy) - Photo by L. Vietto||Salix alba stand near Minsk, Belarus - Photo by J. Kuzovkina|
The International Poplar Commission (IPC) is appointed as the International Cultivar Registration Authority (ICRA) for the genus Populus and as the International Cultivar Registration Authority (ICRA) for the genus Salix by the Commission for Nomenclature and Cultivar Registration of the International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS).
The working party on Taxonomy, Nomenclature and Registration acts as the ICRA for both genera on behalf of IPC.
Officers of the WP1 are:
Julia Kuzovkina (USA), Chair
Lorenzo Vietto (Italy), Technical Secretary
Tasks of the Working party