PALM & CYCAD SOCIETY OF NEW ZEALAND
Meets the first Tuesday of each month except January.
The society arranges field trips and has a seed bank, library
and a quarterly magazine.
For more information check out the website www.nzpalmandcycad.com
MT ALBERT HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY
Meets at 990 Great North Rd, Western Springs, on the first
Tuesday in the month at 7.30pm. A general gardening club with
speakers, competitions, garden visits. Ph June, 09 846 7915
or Gloria 09 834 7669.
Address: 50 Gloria Avenue, Te Atatu Peninsula, Waitakere City
Meets: 1st Tuesday of the month except for January at the
Lions Whitehouse, Te Atatu South.
Phone: 09-4166737 (Roy Neale, president)
At every meeting, a guest speaker, library, plants on display
and trading table. We hold two public shows a year.
Our next show:
Auckland Orchid Club Spring Show
This popular show attracts exhibitors from the greater Auckland
area as well as the North Island. There will be rare and unusual
plants for display, as well as flowers from the latest orchid
breeding efforts. Meet orchid growers and buy directly from
Kelston Community Centre, cnr. Awaroa & Gt North Road
Friday 24 August, 1-4pm, Saturday & Sunday, 9am - 4pm
UNITEC offers a range of programmes designed for people wanting
to work in the horticulture industry. Check out the trainers
page for all New Zealand Hort teachers.
INTERESTED IN IRISES
Join the Waikato Iris Group which meets on the first Wednesday
of the month. Contact Dora 07 828 8977 or Mary 07 889 3638
Howick Orchid Society meets at Howick Intermediate School
Hall the second Sunday each month, 1.30pm. Ph 576 6303.
INTERESTED IN CLIVIAS
Special hybrids, many colours. Join the NZ Clivia Club. Ph
secretary Di Smith 09 634 6807.
Send your cheque for $35 for NZ membership to: Subtropicals,
PO Box 91 728, Auckland 1030. Australian membership NZ$43;
other countries NZ$45.
Includes society magazine.