Minutes March 2015

Lilium & Bulb Society of SA Inc. minutes of the meeting held on 4th March 2015 at the Village Well Aldgate.

Speaker: Paul Roberts-Smith, Managing Director Van Diemen Quality Bulbs told us about the production and distribution of bulbs in Australia and for export. Van Diemen Quality Bulbs produces all the tulip bulbs sold by mail order nurseries in Australia and exports them to Holland. He described how tulips and liliums are planted, grown and harvested at Table Cape. He also gave a $60 Van Diemen voucher as first prize for the raffle. Paul was thanked for his very interesting talk by President Greg Ruckert and presented with a small gift. Read More...