The Conrad-Sunrise Chapter

of the

American Hibiscus Society

 

 

Our Chapter meets the 3rd Wednesday of the Month

At

The Mounts Botanical Gardens

531 N. Military Trail

West Palm Beach, Fl

Located midway between Belevedere Rd and Southern Blvd

The meeting is at the Mounts Auditorium right off the trail

Meetings start at 7:30 PM unless noted in Newsletter

Each meeting has a door prize, plant raffle, mini-show, guest speaker or demonstration and refreshments. If you need more information call John Webster 561-622-8681 or email at farmerbrown@farmerbrown.org

If you do email put HIBISCUS in the subject, if you do not get a reply within a few days please try again in case I missed your first try.

Read the news letter below meeting information 

 

Hibiscus Meeting Topics for 2014
January - Hybridization of Hibiscus

February - Starting Root Stock for grafting and common garden varieties

March - Spring Auction and Pizza Party

April- Judging and Bloom Prep

May - Grafting hybrid hibiscus plants make and take

June - Pot Luck Dinner

July - Photographing Hibiscus  and Ice Cream Social

August - Seed Planting

September -  Date Change 10th 6 pm Garden Stroll with Allen Sistrunk, meet at front Entrence to the gardens.

October - Fall Auction

 November - Guest Speaker

December - Holiday Party

Subject may change.

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Interested in Purchasing Hybrid Hibiscus Plants

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or

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seeds and plant material

 

 

Here is Dawn Conrad-Shew with one of her award winning bloom, Amber Suzanne

See other pictures of the meeting by clicking here.

Photos by Paul Felsberg

Looking for a particular bloom or hybridizer?

This site will let you search for your favorite bloom

 

The Gall Midge a serious pest to hibiscus

For other hibiscus pests

These top links are off this site so hit your back button to return

 

Visit the American Hibiscus Society Website

Here is another AHS site with lots of pictures

 

 

Nola Reynolds and Pete Conrad

Thinking of you!

 

 

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