November 2014 Announcements

Meeting Date: Tuesday, Nov 18, 7:30 p.m.

Meeting Place: West Gray Multi-Service Center, 1475 W. Gray St., Houston, TX 77019

Program Speaker: Pam Koide Hyatt

Program: Tillandsia Hybridization, Natural and Artificial Hybrids

Seedling: : Neoregelia ‘Polly Hall’

Meeting Agenda:

  • Greetings/Call to Order/Birdrock Plant Sale
  • Meeting
  • Break/Refreshments/Buy raffle tickets/plants
  • Program
  • Raffle
  • Adjourn

At this meeting, there will be no Show-and-Tell, Cultural Tips or Member Plant Sale, to allow Pam enough time for her program and plant sale.

Next Board Meeting: Thurs., 11/20 , 7:00 p.m.

Deadline for January Bulletin: Dec 29, 2014

Odean Head presented with Lifetime Achievement Award

Odean achievement award

Rick Richtmyer, on behalf of BS/H, presented the first Bromeliad Society/Houston Lifetime achievement Award to Odean Head at the Southwest Bromeliad Guild Show Banquet on October 25.

The Board of Directors voted unanimously to give the award to Odean for his many years of service to BS/H, BSI and many local garden clubs, to recognize his programs, hybridizing and education efforts promoting bromeliads.