Rhododendron & Camellia


If you enjoy gardening and are interested in the above plants and their related genera we offer a pleasant social group meeting. Our members experience in range from novice to expert. Our meetings include garden and nursery visits, varied discussions on many subjects related to the growing and care of these plants. If you are interested in knowing more about growing and cultivating this fascinating genus, then you might like to join us.

Meetings will be held on the 3rd Saturday of each month at 2.00pm.
Contact:- Norm Brown 9755 1618 or Ian Wallace 9751 1252

2017 Syllabus & Notices

No meeting
February 18th
Growing and identification of liliums.  Presenter:- Michael Hammer
March 18th
Grafting and budding.  Presenter:-  Steve Boekel of Nishiki Maple Nursery.
April 1st
Combined plant sale and swap day with the Rock Garden Group.
April 22nd/23rd
Autumn Show
June 17th
‘Blossom time in Japan’.   Presenter:-  Sandra Seymour
July 15th
August 19th
Visit ‘Camellias Victoria’ Flower Show at Mount Waverley.
September 16th
October 21st
Society’s garden walk with Keith Ross.  See and hear some of the history of the many plants in our garden.
November 18th
Break up for group at Norm & Jill’s garden.  Refer to the newsletter for details.
December 2nd
FCHS Christmas Party
January 20th   2018
  Lillium & Hydrangea display of members flowers in FCHS hall.