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by bcss
Tue Sep 25, 2018 11:22 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Auction at MSG Event in Banstead on 29th September
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Auction at MSG Event in Banstead on 29th September

M.S.G. AUCTION - BANSTEAD SEPTEMBER 29TH 2018 ABSENTEE BIDS AUCTION (You can also bid on the day) Volume 13 of Aloe (South African Succulent Society publication) which was dedicated to Hans Herre on his 80th birthday and signed by him, specially bound in dark green in a limited edition, in excellent...
by bcss
Wed Sep 19, 2018 9:28 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: 4 Greenhouses available
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Views: 1424

4 Greenhouses available

There are four aluminium and glass greenhouses available for acquisition in Sompting, West Sussex. Three are 8 x 12 foot and one is 10 x 12 foot. These formerly housed a substantial collection of two brothers who sadly died recently. Regretably we had no prior knowledge of this collection as they we...
by bcss
Sat Jul 07, 2018 9:53 am
Forum: News & Events
Topic: 2019 BCSS Calendar
Replies: 0
Views: 1423

2019 BCSS Calendar

The BCSS Calendar for 2019 is now available for purchase. The prices are the same as last year. Copies will be available at the BCSS Convention Leicester at the lower non-posted price. Please note the individual month pictures on the calendar webpage still refer to the 2018 edition, I will get these...
by bcss
Sat Jan 13, 2018 6:07 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Derek Bowdery
Replies: 35
Views: 7409

Derek Bowdery

It is with great sadness we have to announce that the Society has lost one of its greatest friends. Derek Bowdery died today at 1.30pm having been in hospital since Christmas day. He was finally diagnosed with Leukemia on 14th November he has had prostate cancer for over 20 years and managed to cont...
by bcss
Wed Aug 16, 2017 10:54 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: A Checklist of Brachystelma Ceropegia and the Genera of the Stapeliads
Replies: 0
Views: 1095

A Checklist of Brachystelma Ceropegia and the Genera of the Stapeliads

Following an enquiry last week we discovered a small stock of copies of this IAS publication which we thought was out of print. If anyone is interested in a copy we will have them for sale at the Sevenoaks Mart this coming Saturday and also at ELK priced at £15. You can also get them by post from Su...
by bcss
Wed Dec 21, 2016 11:29 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Mesa Garden
Replies: 5
Views: 1355

Re: Mesa Garden

Something a bit weird has happened. I have increased the bandwidth allowance as far as 'unlimited' but that bandwidth exceeded message still persists. A server reboot didn't solve it either. A support query has been lodged with Fasthosts so it should be resolved soon. The site currently includes a m...
by bcss
Fri Oct 02, 2015 11:45 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Bill Maddams Books and journals
Replies: 3
Views: 868

Bill Maddams Books and journals

We still have some books and journals to dispose of which were not bid on in the auction.

If you would like a list (excel spreadsheet) please email bcss@bcss.org.uk

This includes two items which did not meet their reserve:

3 Vols of White Dyer & Slaone : The Stapeiads
Peter Bally's : Monadenium
by bcss
Mon Aug 03, 2015 3:44 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Cacti and Succulents of Baja California
Replies: 1
Views: 557

Cacti and Succulents of Baja California

This new John Pilbeam book is now published and available for purchase on-line at:

http://www.bcss.org.uk/books.php
by bcss
Tue Jul 28, 2015 10:46 am
Forum: News & Events
Topic: Books and Journals for auction
Replies: 0
Views: 1251

Books and Journals for auction

Bill Maddams left his extensive collection of books and journals to the BCSS. About 20% of the items have been put in the BCSS Library. The remaining material is available by auction to BCSS members. Lists have been distributed via BCSS Announce. Bids are due in by the end of July. If you have not s...
by bcss
Wed Apr 22, 2015 3:58 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: MAY 24th Bill Maddam's Auction - Updated & Time change
Replies: 6
Views: 2555

MAY 24th Bill Maddam's Auction - Updated & Time change

PLEASE NOTE: Viewing and sales of non-auction plants will now commence at 10.00 to allow more time. There will be an auction and sale of plants from Bill Maddams collection on Sunday 24th May at 26 Glenfield Road, Banstead, Surrey SM7 2DG. Viewing from 10.30am, auction commences at 11.30am. Approxi...