BCSS Zone 6 Convention 2012


We have a great venue, with great speakers and great sales!


The next Zone 6 Convention will be held on Saturday 20th October from 10:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

at Capel Manor Horticultural College, North London (also home for recent Zone 15 Conventions).

Admission also includes entrance to the extensive model gardens around the college.

Petr Pavelka (Czech Republic) will present a new talk about NW Namibia, the Namib Desert & Kaokoland, plus a Madagascan talk about succulents from the dry spiny forests & central mountains.


In-between, Martin Lowry (UK) will speak about Bolivia & its cacti.


We also have our first choice nurserymen: Alan Phipps Cacti and Terry Smale Succulents, plus Keith Larkin books and Harrow Branch membersí sales. As usual, there will be a raffle.


Tickets include a substantial buffet lunch, plus morning & afternoon tea/ coffee/ biscuits. The price is £15 in advance from:


  The BCSS Publications stand at the National Show on August 18th.

  Zone 6 Branch Secretaries.

  Harrow Branch via Chris Backhouse, kaktuskris@fsmail.net, 14 Lister Cottages, Dagger Lane, Elstree, Hertfordshire, WD6 3AT

  (Please make cheques payable to C. Backhouse and enclose your email address if available.).


The last date for buying tickets is Sunday October 14th (no admission on door).

The full address is Capel Manor College, Bullsmoor Lane, Enfield, EN1 4RQ (just SW from the northern M25/J25).


The next Zone 6 Convention will be organised by Berkhamsted Branch for Saturday 20th April 2013.




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