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Gold Coast Succulent & Bromeliad Society Inc.
--- OCTOBER 2019 EVENTS ---
Featured Plants of the Month:
Canistrum, Neoregelia & Nidularium & any Succulent
Members are encouraged to bring their specimens of any of these plants to this month's General Meeting for show and tell!
The general public are most welcome to attend our meetings
General Meeting: THIS Saturday 26th OCTOBER 2019
plant sales -- OPEN TO THE PUBLIC -- from 12 noon - 1pm
meeting commences at 1pm, with non-members very welcome to attend & stay, refreshments available & a raffle.
held at the Helensvale Community Centre (South Hall) - 31 Discovery Drive, Helensvale (Pacific Motorway Exit #62)
- prior to the meeting (at approx 12:30) a 'practical demonstration/discussion' session will be held within the venue -
View members' best plants & vote for your favourite in our 'Put Your Best Plants Forward' popular vote competition.
bring a bag, bring a box, bring a friend, bring a trailer for quality plants at reasonable prices, sold directly by the growers.
* FREE ENTRY *
Main Event ... Charlie Birdsong from Louisiana USA.discussing the Nidularioid (Bromeliads) complex.
Feature Event ... Jen Burrows will talk on her garden and an introduction to "Hybridising at Home".
AND...most importantly...the big event this month is the awards presentation for the winners in our annual 'Put Your Best Plant Forward' competition.This is our popular vote, run from January to September each year on a points score basis.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR VISITORS & GUESTS TO OUR MEETINGS
Due to insurance conditions, visitors & guests are limited to a maximum of four (4) visits per year.
If you intend to attend our meetings on a regular basis, please consider joining our society.