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April 2012

CactusWorld – Online • Pictures from the North West Cactus Mart

CactusWorld – Online • View topic – Pictures from the North West Cactus Mart. The North West Cactus mart was yesterday and there are some photos up on the forum for those of us who couldn’t make it. You may need to register on the forum to see them (it is free and you really […]

Now THAT’S a spike in sales: Business is booming for Britain’s biggest cactus grower as hosepipe ban takes its toll on ordinary garden plants

Britain’s largest cactus grower has seen a spike in sales as the hot weather and hosepipe bans threaten to wipe out ordinary garden plants. ‘People are buying more indoor plants for their homes and conservatories because they’re struggling to keep plants alive in their gardens,’ said 60-year-old Linda Goodey, who runs Cactusland with her husband […]

April Meeting – Plant Auction.

Meeting preamble: Next month is Cathy and Bill Darbon giving us a mini judges’ course*. For this they need us to bring in lots plants of the following classes: 1) Mammilaria 1 plant 7 inch pot maximum 2) Astrophytum 2 plants 5 inch pot maximum 3) Strombo or Pediocactus 2 plants 3.5 inch pot maximum […]

Video flashbacks

MEXICO-IN-THE-MIDLANDS aka CACTUS STORY GENERAL SIR OLIVER LEESE’S CACTI

Alcatrez. Not so bad actually!

  Bamboo, Succulents and More: The gardens of Alcatraz, part 2.

March 2012 Meeting Show Bench.

May Annual Show schedule [updated]

Our Annual May show is just around the corner (May 27 ) and the schedule is being printed and will be distributed at the next meeting but if you want an early look here it is: May 2012 show schedule May 2012 show schedule v2