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June 2016

Gold at BBC Gardener’s World Live

The branch achieved a Gold Medal for their stand at this year’s BBC Gardener’s World Live. Here is a photo of the stand – we’re in the Floral Marquee this year.

Grand days out at BBC Gardener’s World Live

For the first time specialist plant societies represent themselves in the Floral Marquee at BBC Gardener’s World Live, vis-a-vis the fabulous displays of various well-known exhibitors. We will have a stand again, with around 100 plants, all lovingly prepared, to demonstrate the variety in cacti and other succulents. We will happily advise on cultivation, treatment […]

Coming up: June meeting

We are looking forward to welcoming again BCSS Chairman Alasdair Glen, this time with a talk intriguingly entitled “The Whole Blooming Year”. This will be on Tuesday, 21 June, 7.30pm in the Horticultural Training Centre at Winterbourne House and Gardens, on the University of Birmingham main campus.