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by Werewolf
Wed Jul 03, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: July eNews
Replies: 0
Views: 451

July eNews

July's edition of eNews will be published on Friday. Slimmed down for summer, it will include articles on two species of succulent spiderwort and a subgenus of Mammillaria, plus some news about CactusWorld Live.

Graham Evans
eNews Editor
by Werewolf
Fri Jun 07, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: One for the Judges' Course?
Replies: 18
Views: 1194

Re: One for the Judges' Course?

Austrocactus?
by Werewolf
Thu Jun 06, 2019 11:34 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: June eNews
Replies: 3
Views: 1087

June eNews

The June edition of eNews should be issued today (Friday), featuring an encounter with leafcutter bees, some June flowers and the second half of our Chairman's two-part article. There is also a brief obituary for David Hunt.

Graham Evans
eNews Editor
by Werewolf
Wed May 15, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: CactusWorld LIVE!
Replies: 11
Views: 1047

Re: CactusWorld LIVE!

Sorry for the delayed response, I was at a branch meeting on Monday and sorting out various other problems yesterday evening. As Tony has confirmed, the CactusWorld Live Show is over two days. This is to maximise the exposure of our plants, to present the best possible event to the public over both ...
by Werewolf
Mon May 06, 2019 11:38 pm
Forum: News & Events
Topic: Zone 12 Convention on Sunday
Replies: 0
Views: 1469

Zone 12 Convention on Sunday

Yes, the Zone 12 Convention is this Sunday at Plumpton Village Hall, 1 Westgate, Plumpton Green, East Sussex, BN7 3BQ, with Ray Stephenson speaking on The European Succulents and Paul Hoxey on In Search of Matucanas and Other Cacti in Northern Peru . The change of venue (caused by the late announcem...
by Werewolf
Wed Apr 24, 2019 11:41 am
Forum: News & Events
Topic: Tom Hart Dyke at Rother Valley Branch
Replies: 0
Views: 1400

Tom Hart Dyke at Rother Valley Branch

Rother Valley Branch is looking forward to welcoming Society patron Tom Hart Dyke on Thursday 9th May. Tom is the heir to Lullingstone Castle in Kent, where he has built up the wonderful World Garden, a fascinating display of all kinds of plants arranged geographically and which includes greenhouses...
by Werewolf
Tue Apr 23, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: News & Events
Topic: Spalding Cactus Mart - Sat 27th April
Replies: 7
Views: 3003

Re: Spalding Cactus Mart - Sat 27th April

Less than a week to go now! Looking forward to it as always and pleased to report that C&V Cacti from West Sussex have been added to the list of attending nurseries.

Shameless plug alert: You'll be able to see the practical outcome of all that seed-raising advice in eNews!!

Graham
by Werewolf
Tue Apr 23, 2019 12:49 pm
Forum: News & Events
Topic: CactusWorld Live - a succulent adventure
Replies: 3
Views: 3097

Re: CactusWorld Live - a succulent adventure

Thanks, Tony.

Yes, the CactusWorld Live website is up and will be updated periodically with more information. Many thanks to Sheila Cude for creating the page.

Show Schedules (also including the new logo!) are available from me or the Show Manager, Stirling Baker.

Graham Evans
by Werewolf
Wed Apr 10, 2019 2:06 pm
Forum: News & Events
Topic: Zone 12 Convention 2020
Replies: 0
Views: 1207

Zone 12 Convention 2020

The 2019 event hasn't happened yet but we're in credit with the hall following the imposed change of venue for this year, so we've booked and started planning for 2020! The convention will return to its regular venue in Crawley on 19 April 2020 and we're delighted to confirm that Graham Charles will...
by Werewolf
Fri Apr 05, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: April eNews
Replies: 2
Views: 452

April eNews

Unfortunately, on account of competing priorities within both our BCSS roles and our day-to-day lives, Sheila Cude and I have been unable to have the April edition of eNews ready for publication today (Friday). The plan now is for it to be emailed to subscribers on Monday. In the meantime, don't for...