Past GCWA Meetings 2015
- Lorna Barnett and Cathy Cocks -- Haughty Culture -- An entertaining presentation on Garden Design and Landscaping.
- Nieve Smyth -- Photos taken from 8 Botanical Gardens
16th March - AGM
- Julie Kinney -- Armchair Travelling in the UK
- Nigel Thompson -- Walled Gardens
- Ruth Robertson and Jan Russell Brown -- Butchart Gardens in Victoria, Canada
- Darren Senior from Garden Solutions -- Landscaping your gardens
- Cynthia Mahony -- Different Gardens from my tour of England, Scotland, Ireland and Europe.
- Paul Kay from Forrestdale Garden Centre -- Beautiful Cliveas
- Merrilyn Mellis -- The Other Chelsea
- Jean Evans -- Camellias.
- Frances Docherty -- Photos from the S.W garden tour.
- Ben Mayo -- Plant profile Ipomoea.
- Gemma McQuade from Yates and Deryn Thorpe -- will do a joint talk on “Keeping Your Garden Looking Good: Fertilizers, Soil Improvement and Tricks of the Trade” This is a good topic for discussion as “2015 is the Year For Improving The Soil.”
- Rachel Davison -- Fruit Fly Control.
- Digby Growns -- is a plant breeder from Kings Park, and will do a presentation on “New Varieties and Future Varieties” of some of the plants produced at Kings Park. Digby will also show some of the special new Grevilleas.
- Faye Smith -- A power point presentation of Gardens in Europe which Faye has visited on her travels.
- Jan Russell Brown -- will talk about wind tolerant plants.
- Dr David Henderson -- “Birds and Plants”. David Henderson is a cactus grower, teacher, an avid bird watcher and International traveler. David is also a member of the Cactus and Succulent Society.
- Kim Holbrook -- Xilitla (pronounced Hay-lit-la) A little bit of mystery!!!
- Bob Hunter -- Succulents.
- John Burt -- Plant profile – Pawpaws.