Minutes October 2015

Lilium and Bulb Society of SA Inc. Minutes 7th October 2015

Meeting commenced at 7.30pm

Welcome – President welcomed 24 members present as per attendance sheet.

V Grapentin, Avril Dalby, Kerry Dellar, Lynn Elzinga-Henry, Helen Fairweather, Martin Fidge, Barb and Rob Field, Shirley Gordon, Lawrence Ng, Trevor Nottle, Di Robson, Ann Ruckert, Philip Sampson, Pat Simpson, Jason Wilkinson, Wendy Wilson, Kathryn Stevens.

Speaker:- Pat Toolan – Aril Irises and other species.

Minutes of meeting held on September 2nd as emailed:- Moved R Fairweather that minutes be accepted, seconded F Dolan, - carried.

Business arising:-
Discussion paper more input wanted from members. If you have ideas please email them to the secretary. All contributions will be considered by the committee.

Correspondence in:-
Garden Clubs of Aust – Affiliation, Insurance renewal etc.
South Aust Iris Society Annual Show 24th and 25th October Goodwood Community Centre. Sat 11am – 5pm, Sun 10am – 4pm
M Jenkins – Garden Express bulb order $290.80 for 2017 show.
Reminder -African Violet Society of SA Annual show Sat Oct 24 and Sunday Oct 25, 10am – 4pm, Burnside Community Centre.

Correspondence out: Nil

Treasurer’s report: See minute book. Moved Fred Dolan ‘That the report be accepted and accounts paid.’ Seconded N Kopunic, carried.

Any other business: Lilium and Bulb Society Facebook site getting hits from all over world. Members are encouraged to contribute photos to site.
Potting bulbs now late Friday 1pm volunteers needed

Meeting Closed 9.20pm

Followed by Annual General Meeting

Class 2 bulb not a lilium – 1st Marg Jenkins Dutch Iris ‘Royal Yellow’, 2nd Steve Stokes Tulip (pink and white) 3rd Steve Stokes Tulip (pink).
Class 3 rhizome – 1st M Jenkins TB Iris ‘Autumn Thunder’, 2nd M Jenkins Pacific Coast Iris, 3rd M Jenkins TB Iris ‘Sofia’.
Class 4 Tuber -1st M Jenkins Alstroemeria, 2nd M Jenkins Arum ‘White Dwarf’.
Class 5 Corm- S Stokes Ranunculus.
Class 7 Pots – Aroids – 1st M Corby Arisaema ‘Yamatense sugimotoi’, 2nd G Ruckert Angustatum peninsulae, 3rd M Corby Arisaema Thunbergii urushima.
Class 7 pots amaroids – 1st A O’Leary Cyrtanthus folcatus, 2nd Hippeastrum cybister x pepilic, 3rd G Lawrence Scadoxis.
Class 7 pot – bulbs – 1st G Ruckert Lachenalia Cistulosa, 2nd Steve Stokes Tulips, 3rd G Ruckert Lachenalia matthewsii?.
Class 7 pots – corms 1st Julian Slade Watsonia laccta, 2nd M Corby Ferraria crispa.

Champion exhibit M Corby Arisaema ‘Yamatense sugimotoi

Raffle and supper

Next meeting November 4th
Meeting closed 9.20pm