September 2011 Announcements

Meeting Date: Tuesday, September 20, 7:30 p.m.
Meeting Place: Houston Garden Center in Hermann Park
Program Title: Terrestrials
Program Speaker: Rick Richtmyer

The ABCs of terrestrial bromeliads, including interesting pictures from Huntington Gardens.
As Michael Young and Margo Racca were unable to attend the September meeting, their program will be rescheduled for another time.

Seedling:
Supplied by Jimmy Woolsey, a selection of Dyckias, Cryptanthus and Billbergias.

Meeting Agenda:

  • Greetings/Call to Order/Plant Sale
  • Show and Tell
  • Cultural Tips
  • Meeting
  • Break/Refreshments/Buy raffle tickets/Plants
  • Program
  • Raffle
  • Adjourn

Deadline for Oct Bulletin: 9/20/11

August 2011 Announcements

Meeting Date: Tuesday, August 16, 7:30 p.m.
Meeting Place: Houston Garden Center in Hermann Park
Program Title: “Cryptanthus Tales”
Program Speaker: Carole Richtmyer

Seedling: Neoregelia ‘Sheba’
Supplied by David Meade, an albomarginated cultivar of a Neo. mcwilliamsii hybrid.

Meeting Agenda:

  • Greetings/Call to Order/Plant Sale
  • Show and Tell
  • Cultural Tips
  • Meeting
  • Break/Refreshments/Buy raffle tickets/Plants
  • Program
  • Raffle
  • Adjourn

Deadline for Sept Bulletin: 8/20/11

July 2011 Announcements

Meeting Date: Tuesday, July 19, 7:30 p.m.
Meeting Place: Houston Garden Center in Hermann Park
Program Title: Hohenbergias
Program Speaker: Charlie Birdsong

Seedling: Billbergia ‘Hallelujah’
Supplied by David Meade.

Meeting Agenda:

  • Greetings/Call to Order/Plant Sale
  • Show and Tell
  • Cultural Tips
  • Meeting
  • Break/Refreshments/Buy raffle tickets/Plants
  • Program
  • Raffle
  • Adjourn

Deadline for Aug Bulletin: 7/22/11

June 2011 Announcements

Meeting Date: Saturday, June 11, 10:00 a.m.
Meeting Place: Cynthia and Ray Johnson’s place
13330 Alaskan Drive, Beaumont, TX 77713-9438
Program Title: ABC’s of Bromeliads picnic

Sat., June 11 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00p.m. is our annual ABC’s of Bromeliads in Beaumont, TX at Cynthia and Ray Johnson’s lovely place. It’s a picnic and bromeliad workshop. We will tour the Johnson’s greenhouses, have a make and take program (planting Bromeliad seeds), and enjoy a picnic together. Everyone is invited for a fun outing. Each person needs to bring one covered dish. Drinks and meat are provided by the BS/H.

Next Board Meeting: July 22, 7:30 p.m.

Deadline for July Bulletin: 6/15/11