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April Monthly Meeting 2019

April 18 at 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm AEST

Plant of the month: Dyckia & Orthophytum

Date: Thursday 18 April 2019.
Time: 6:30 pm plant sale begins. 7:00 pm meeting begins with the information session.
Location: Merthyr Road Uniting Church. 52 Merthyr Road, New Farm QLD 4005.
Parking: Street parking.
Cost: Free, visitors most welcome!


Time* Activity
6:30 pm Members and visitors sign in
Plant sales open (cash & eftpos)
7:00 pm Information session: Potting with Barry Kable
7:15 pm President’s update and general business
7:30 pm Guest speaker: Rob Murray on Bromeliads Under the Microscope
7:45 pm Plant of the month speaker: Barry Kable on Quirky Ways to Enter Dyckia and Orthophytum into Competition
8:15 pm Supper
8:45 pm Plant sales close
Lucky door prize and Raffles drawn
9:15 pm Competition results and commentary

Commentary: TBA
Class 1 – Bromelioideae not listed elsewhere in Schedule, species & Hybrids
(Acanthostachys, Ananas, Androlepis, Araeococcus, Bromelia, Canistropsis, Canistrum, Edmundoa, Fascicularia, Hohenbergia, Hohenbergiopsis, Neoglaziovia, Nidularium, Ochagavia, Orthophytum, Portea, Quesnelia, Ursulaea, Wittrockia)
Class 2 – Guzmania species & hybrids
Class 3 – Pitcairnia species & hybrids
Class 4 – any other flowering bromeliad species & hybrids
Class 5 – species

9:30 pm Close of meeting

*Please note times are approximations.


April 18
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Merthyr Road Uniting Church Hall
52 Merthyr Road
New Farm, QLD 4005 Australia
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