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August 2015

No May show next year

At the last committee meeting it was decided to drop the Annual Show from our schedule of branch events. The May exhibitions tend to clash with other cactus events in the region, but we will continue with the Autumn Show – do bring your favourite plants along on Sunday 4 October, and don’t forget we […]

Autumn Show

We now have the schedule for the autumn show available – please find it here. As before, we will hold the show at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens, which is different to our meeting venue. Directions can be found in the schedule; and as always you will gain free entry to the gardens on entering one […]

Coming up: August meeting

In August we will be looking at the various groups of smaller opuntiads: cold tolerant and rewarding plants for a collection, although they have a reputation for sometimes being a little shy to flower, and glochids and spines mean that repotting them never is a pleasure… We are pleased to welcome back Tony Roberts, who […]