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BCSS Gloucester & District Branch
Programme of Events

All events are at Longford Village Hall, Longford Lane, Longford, Gloucester, GL2 9EL; unless otherwise stated.

Post-covid meetings start in August.


2021 (No downloadable programme available for the remainder of 2021)
August 14 Three short films on South Africa
Table show: Stenocactus group, Adromischus subgroup
September 11 Minishow
  1. 1 cactus, unlimited pot size
  2. 1 succulent, unlimited pot size
  3. 1 cristate or monstrose cactus or succulent, unlimited pot size
  4. 2 cacti from the same group, max pot size 20cm
  5. 2 succulents from the same group, max pot size 20cm
  6. 1 cactus and 1 succulent, max pot size 20cm
  7. 3 plants to include at least 1 cactus and 1 succulent, max pot size 15cm
  8. 3 cacti from different groups, max pot size 14cm
  9. 3 succulents from different groups, max pot size 14cm
  10. 1 standard size seed tray containing a minimum of 12 plants in individual pots
Members are restricted to a maximum of 2 entries per class.
20cm is approximately 8", 15cm is approximately 6", 14cm is approximately 5.5".
October 9 Mexico & Texas — Roger Ferryman
Table show: Gymnocalycium group, Mesembryanthemum group
November 13 The environment and succulents of Eritrea — Andy Harris
Table show: Ariocarpus group, Euphorbia group
December 11 Epiphytes aren't just for Christmas! — Mark Preston
Table show: Rhipsalis group, Crassulaceae group
The table show comprises 5 classes: 1 cactus up to 10cm pot, 1 cactus over 10cm pot, 1 succulent up to 10cm pot, 1 succulent over 10cm pot, of the taxa listed above; and a class for plant of the month. (10cm is approximately 4".)

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