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July 2019

Tuesday 16 July – Southern Namibia by Rodney Sims

  Welwitschia mirabilis/Petr Kosina/CC We have a welcome return visitor next Tuesday in Rodney Sims who is a good friend of Birmingham Branch and a stalwart of our times at Gardeners’ World Live when he would come up for most of the week to help on the stand. He will be talking about Southern Namibia […]

‘Queen of the Night’ flowers at Winterbourne

How about these for some superb flowers?  The Selenicereus grandiflorus (Queen of the Night) flowered last Saturday night (one night only) in the Arid House at Winterbourne and Arthur Tomkins captured the moment (along with some lucky visitors who were watching a play in the grounds).  Apologies for any lack of clarity but these were […]