2012 - 2013 PROGRAM

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Sept 20th, 2012 Donald Hyatt From the east coast, world expert on deciduous azaleas on 'Chasing the Bloom in the Southern Appalachians, including wildflowers and native plant companions'
Oct 18th, 2012 Elaine Sedlack, from the California Chapter of the American Rhododendron Society on 'The University of California Botanical Garden and the Asian Collection throughout the Year'
Nov 15th, 2012 Rosemary Prufer, Propagater for Erica Enterprises. 'A Passion for Propagation'
Jan 17th, 2013 AGM and Elections along with members slides
Feb 21st, 2013 Dr. Brian White on 'The Cloud Forests of Viet Nam'  
March 21st, 2013 Steve Hootman - The 2012 Expedition to China – Steve, Executive Director and Curatorof the Rhododendron Species Foundation considers this one of his most successful expeditions.  
April 18th, 2013 Andy Hill, Asian Garden Curator, 'Rhododendrons from a Wee Tour of Scottish Gardens'   
May 11th,  2013 Show and Sale
May 16th, 2013 Garden walk at UBC Botanical Garden lead by Andy Hill
May 30th, 2013 Special Event:  Joint Meeting with the Alpine Garden Club of B.C., Thurs, May 30, 2013 with Chris Chadwell of Slough, U.K.
  Title: Plant Hunting in Nepal (with good coverage of Rhododendrons)
Chris will also give a talk on alpines at this meeting.
June 2013 Picnic - TBA