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by jerryb23
Wed Sep 07, 2016 10:50 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Did you enjoy the national show
Replies: 53
Views: 10094

Re: Did you enjoy the national show

In response to my suggestion that we should consider holding the national show more frequently LizM wrote: "We've had this discussion many times before and the officials will not budge, it's every four years. Such a shame but I know it does involve a lot of work." But surely the officials are electe...
by jerryb23
Tue Sep 06, 2016 10:29 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Did you enjoy the national show
Replies: 53
Views: 10094

Re: Did you enjoy the national show

Following all the positive feedback from the national I am amazed that no one has picked up on my post of 23 Aug (see above) where I suggested that 4 years to wait until the next national was too long and questioned whether they could be held every 2 or 3 years. Any thoughts, anyone?
by jerryb23
Tue Aug 23, 2016 11:26 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Did you enjoy the national show
Replies: 53
Views: 10094

Re: Did you enjoy the national show

As the premier event of our hobby I'd been looking forward to this years show for months and wasn't disappointed. I spent both days there repeatedly looking over the excellent exhibits and sales tables and then Sunday repotting my purchases and reviewing my photos. Overload maybe but I reasoned that...
by jerryb23
Sat Feb 20, 2016 11:48 am
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Seeds arrived
Replies: 39
Views: 5068

Re: Seeds arrived

This must be the worst experience so far. My seeds arrived yesterday - I had ordered 27 packs. I received 7 and 4 substitutes leaving 16 to be credited - but only received a credit for 12. Therefore £1.20 out of pocket but hardly worth the stamps to complain.

Disappointed!