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An update from George on the progress of his own bulbs.

This weekend marks one of those exciting dates in the gardening calendar. Saturday 8th February is the day Caley members take our potted bulbs out of the plunge and get them started on the road to flowering, all in good … Continue reading

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Three weeks to go!

With just three weeks until the Spring show I thought I would give you a President’s progress report.  With the weather having been relatively mild I know many people have been concerned that their flowers will be past their best. … Continue reading

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Irises…Iris’s…Irae…Iris’…….Julia’s Flowers

Further to comments and posts previous regarding the early flowering of the pots of Iris excavated from the plunge bed at the Botanics I was sent the following pictures by Caley member Julia, to whom I must express both my … Continue reading

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Rockets!

What a difference a week makes, we took the bulbs out of our own plunge bed on Friday following last week’s trip to the Botanics.  The results are quite pleasing (we only have one pot which seemingly contains nothing at … Continue reading

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Taking the plunge?

It would seem that one of our number has allegedly taken his bulbs from their plunge bed already… the rumour arrived in my inbox the other day, alleging that former Caley President George Anderson has taken his bulbs out of … Continue reading

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