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Upcoming BPS Events & News
BPS MEMBERS ONLINE MONTHLY ZOOM MEETINGS
There is a new speaker or topic each month, and it is an opportunity for members to socialise and discuss their plants or any aspect of culture they wish.
1st November 2023– “Phragmipedium culture; what can mother nature teach us” - Frank Cervera
6th December 2023 - Social
3rd January 2024 – No Meeting
7th February 2024– Chris Reid – “How to prepare your plants for shows”
6th March 2024– Dirk Gooremans - Paphiopedilum papuanum and forma alboviride.
6th April (Saturday) 2024 - 11.00 GMT (18.00 Vietnam time) – Canh Chu Xuan - Species in situ
1st May 2024 - Leslie Ee – “Indoor Paph species growing conditions - charlesworthii and fairrieanums”
5th June 2024 – Frank Cervera - The Phragmipedium caudatum group: What did you say was the name of the plant again?
6th July (Saturday) 2024 - 11.00 GMT (18.00 Vietnam time) – Canh Chu Xuan Species – Species in situ
7th August 2024 – Shirley Churchill’s - ‘Shirley’s Cottage Orchids’
4th September 2024– Frank Cervera - The Genus Phragmipedium in Brazil; A journey to a strange world.
2nd October 2024 – Leslie Ee – “Taiwan Paphs and vietnamense”
6th November 2024 – Eric Sauer – ‘Phragmipedium Hybrids new and old’
4th December 2024 – Social
BPS Winter Meeting & AGM 2024
Sat 20th & Sun 21st January 2024
The Abbey Hotel, Great Malvern, WR14 3ET
Guest Speakers - Celia Wright ‘Finding and Growing Cypripediums in SW China' & 'Cypripediums in Swedish Gardens.'
Olaf Gruss ‘The newest species of the genus Paphiopedilum’ & ‘The first hybrids with the new described species of the genus Paphiopedilum’.
Further details and booking forms will be sent to members.
Malvern International Orchid Show 2024
Three Counties Showground, Malvern
The BPS will take a small stand to advertise the society.