Our Pandemic Lineup: New Monthly Meetings & Coffee in the Brom Garden
Monthly Meetings are back! We intend to keep programming happening for our members -- for now on the Zoom online video platform. We will hold lively, engaging monthly meetings at our standard date and time (2nd Saturday mornings at 10:00 am) with presentations, show and tell and brief announcements. Keep checking back for news.
Coffee in the Garden events are permanent for now. In addition to our month meetings, we will hold Coffee in the Brom Garden events monthly, between our regular meetings. Our Coffee meetings will also be on Zoom, with informal demonstrations, focus topic vignettes and other programming. Have any suggested topics?) Be on the lookout in your email inbox for the invitations.
About the Zoom Coffee in the Garden Series Scott hosted Zoom meetings in April, June and July. We starden with just over a dozen participants, and it grew to over 20 who participated. Turns out — this is a decent medium for demonstrations and discussing the basic and not-so-basic topics of bromeliad cultivation, The plants pictured in the square boxes (and more) were discussed. Be on the lookout for the next “coffee” invitation. If you want more information on how to participate by Zoom, email Scott.
2018 World Bromeliad Conference
Here are a few plants that were in the show at the World Bromeliad Conference in May of 2018 at Mission Bay Park, San Diego . . .
Vriesea 'Wild Jean' hybrid, exhibited by David Fell
Dyckia 'Baker's Domain'
Tillandsia ionantha, exhibited on cork bark by Dave Kennedy
clump of Neoregelia punctatissima, exhibited by Ted Johnson
Just a few of the many genera in the bromeliad world...