Monthly meeting schedule 2019

Month & Meeting date Plant of the month* Competition Schedule
January 17 Pitcairnia MINI SHOW
Class 1 – Aechmea species and hybrids
Class 2 – Vriesea species and hybrids
Class 3 – Dyckia species and hybrids
Class 4 – any other flowering bromeliad species and hybrids
Class 5 – species
February 21 Tillandsia POPULAR VOTE – any genus species & hybrids + novelty bromeliad display
March 21
AGM
Problem bromeliads POPULAR VOTE – any genus species & hybrids + novelty bromeliad display
April 18 Dyckia & Orthophytum  MINI SHOW
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
May 16 Hybrids POPULAR VOTE – any genus species & hybrids + novelty bromeliad display
June 20 Bring your favourite bromeliad POPULAR VOTE – any genus species & hybrids + novelty bromeliad display
July 18 Commercial operations MINI SHOW
Class 1 – Billbergia
Class 2 – Tillandsioideae not listed elsewhere in Schedule, species & hybrids
(Alcantarea, Catopsis, Mezobromelia, Racinaea, Werauhia)
Class 3 – Neoregelia up to 200mm diameter when mature, species & hybrids
Class 4 – any other flowering bromeliad species & hybrids
Class 5 – species
August 15   POPULAR VOTE – any genus species & hybrids + novelty bromeliad display
September 19 Companion plants with bromeliads POPULAR VOTE – any genus species & hybrids + novelty bromeliad display
October 10^   MINI SHOW
Class 1 – Neoregelia over 200mm diameter when mature, species & hybrids
Class 2 – Tillandsia species & hybrids
Class 3 – Pitcairnioideae not listed elsewhere in Schedule, species & hybrids (Brocchinioideae, Lindmanioideae, Hechtia, Puya), Navioideae, Deuterocohnia, Encholirium, Fosterella)
Class 4 – any other flowering bromeliad species & hybrids
Class 5 – species
November 21   POPULAR VOTE – any genus species & hybrids + novelty bromeliad display
December N/A N/A

*Plant of the Month are subject to changes.

^ Please note the change of date for the October meeting.