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June 2012

Getting hooked on cactus growing in Sheffield – News – Sheffield Telegraph

    “My auntie would always say. ‘Don’t touch’, so of course I touched them and learned they were painful. Those plants gave me a challenge and they hooked me, literally and metaphorically.” The annual show of the Sheffield Branch of the British Cactus and Succulent Society was held last weekend at the Botanical Gardens. […]

[Sheffield Branch] Scorching succulent show is a success – Community – The Star

    Scorching succulent show is a success – Community – The Star. Crowds enjoying the recent hot weather in the Botanical Gardens took a break from the sun for an indoor exhibition of cacti plants. Among the hundreds on show were short ones, tall ones and flowering varieties. The event was organised by the […]