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by Peter B
Fri May 03, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: News & Events
Topic: The North West Cactus Mart
Replies: 2
Views: 1767

Re: The North West Cactus Mart

Time has flown and the mart is tomorrow at 10.15am

PLEASE NOTE THAT BEF POTS WILL BE ON SALE. THERE HAS BEEN A HUGE RESPONSE TO THEIR AVAILABILITY AGAIN. DON'T MISS OUT ON THE CHANCE TO RENEW YOUR STOCKS

Lots of wonderful plants will be on sale
by Peter B
Mon Mar 04, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Ruschia species
Replies: 3
Views: 532

Re: Ruschia species

Ruschia is one of the most widespread of the mesemb genera being present in virtually every South African state and into Namibia as well. I treat mine as winter growers but also provide ample water in summer also. Dependent on where species grow they will receive precipitation at different times of ...
by Peter B
Mon Mar 04, 2019 9:25 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: BEF Pots are back
Replies: 13
Views: 2038

BEF Pots are back

Announcing that BEF pots are back on sale. Brand new stock that has been in store for some time. Considerably reduced prices. Use this link http://manchester.bcss.org.uk/home/b-e-f-pots-enquiries/ "More details, booking forms, where to send orders etc are available on our website.", "prices starting...
by Peter B
Wed Jan 30, 2019 2:36 pm
Forum: News & Events
Topic: The North West Cactus Mart
Replies: 2
Views: 1767

The North West Cactus Mart

The annual mart which has been staged in North West England for a great many years now will be held at the usual venue ....... St Thomas More Church Hall, Kirkway, Alkrington, Middleton, Manchester. M24 1PP on Saturday May 4th 2019 This venue, for those who do not know, is just under 1 mile from jun...
by Peter B
Sat Aug 18, 2018 7:19 pm
Forum: News & Events
Topic: North West Mesemb Show
Replies: 0
Views: 3305

North West Mesemb Show

Date Saturday October 13th 2018 Venue St Thomas More Church Hall, Kirkway, Alkrington, Middleton, Manchester. M24 1PP Times Show opens at 10.15am Judging 11am Talk 2pm Show closes at 3.45pm Plant Sales Several Nurseries and local enthusiasts present with plants for sale Refreshments Hot and cold ref...
by Peter B
Fri May 25, 2018 9:57 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Royal Wedding
Replies: 7
Views: 1439

Re: Royal Wedding

And I thank all those who came and made it a memorable day enjoying three excellent talks. I am especially grateful to those who travelled large distances, like cactuspip, to support our efforts. Well done everybody.
by Peter B
Thu May 17, 2018 4:41 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Philip Barker RIP - BEF Pots
Replies: 8
Views: 9773

Re: Philip Barker RIP - BEF Pots

All that can currently be said is that it is in the hands of solicitors
by Peter B
Thu May 17, 2018 4:32 pm
Forum: News & Events
Topic: Zone 19 Symposium
Replies: 1
Views: 2276

Zone 19 Symposium

FINAL UPDATE. There are still places available at the symposium but we have now passed the deadline for you to be included in the buffet unless you reply by 7pm tonight, Thursday 17th May. Plant sales: Williams Cactus, Gordon Foster, David Rushforth, zone members Book Sales: Keith Larkin For further...
by Peter B
Wed Feb 14, 2018 10:16 am
Forum: News & Events
Topic: North West Cactus & Succulent Mart
Replies: 0
Views: 1953

North West Cactus & Succulent Mart

Saturday May 5th 2018 Venue: St Thomas More Church Hall, Kirkway, Alkrington, Middleton, Manchester. M24 1PP (3 minutes from jn 20 M60) Open to public from 10.30am. Close at 2,30pm New sellers this year (Graham Charles and a new local seller) in addition to all the usual people Refreshments availabl...
by Peter B
Wed Feb 14, 2018 10:09 am
Forum: News & Events
Topic: Zone 19 Symposium
Replies: 0
Views: 1671

Zone 19 Symposium

Saturday May 19th 2018 Venue: St Thomas More Church Hall, Kirkway, Alkrington, Middleton, Manchester. M24 1PP (3 minutes from jn 20 M60) Doors open 9am plant sales, tea & coffee First talk is at 10.30am Speakers: Harald Jainta Wild Lithops - Treasures of the Veldt Graham Charles Searching for cacti ...