Minutes April 2014


Lilium & Bulb Society of SA Inc Minutes 2nd April 2014

Slogan – Committee is requesting suggestions for a Society slogan. Ideas to secretary for committee to select a competition winner.

Daylily collection - The current owner is willing to dig two of each named cultivar for the Society. Moved Greg Ruckert seconded Barb Field ‘that the society purchase plants two of each named cultivar to the value of $3,000.00’.
Lilium & Bulb Society of SA Inc Minutes 2nd April 2014

Welcome Visitor Pam Eardley from Hahndorf, new member Murray Corby.

Apologies: H Fairweather, P Simpson, W Wilson, Chris and Tanya Thomas, Ann Ruckert, Rob Field.
Minutes 5th March 2014 as emailed. Moved Rob Fairweather, Seconded Nancye Kopunic, that minutes be accepted. Carried
Business arising:
  • Name tags with positions of office bearers. (Not emailed to Chris yet)
  • PO Box for contacts (Incorporation Certificate now in current Minute Book)
  • Bulb purchases for 2015 show Dutch Iris, Ixia viridiflora, species gladiolus, Freesias now planted.

Correspondence In: reminders from March

  • Herb & Salvia propagation day April 13 & 14, Findon
  • Autumn salvia sale Sunday 27th April Fullarton Community Centre
  • Enfield Horticultural Soc Autumn Show 12 & 13 April Klemzig Community Hall
  • Tesselaar Gardening & Plants Expo 5 & 6 April Silvan Vic
  • GCA 2015 photos for calendar
  • Account Marg J for bulbs plus cash purchases.
  • GCA zone rally Pt Augusta 3rd & 4th May 2014

Treasurer’s report: Report tabled and accepted.

Website report: Story added about dahlias written by Barb field.

New business: Committee meeting March 15th 2014
  • Slogan – no entries please email or phone ideas to secretary for committee to select the winner.
  • Daylily collection - owner is willing to dig two of each named cultivar for club Moved Greg Ruckert seconded Barb Field ‘that the society purchase plants two of each named cultivar to the value of $3,000.00’. Carried. Each variety to be photographed and photo added to plant at show sale.

Show and tell – Greg Ruckert - Haemanthus , Brunsvigia ‘Josephine’, albucca meuleri, strumaria chaplinii and watermeyeri, tiny flowers from S African grassland. Greg Lawrence - two Zantedeschias and Amaryllis haythor and deep pink amaryllis.