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Golden Square Community Centre


Meets at 7:30pm on the third Tuesday of the month (except December and January).

Venue: The Golden Square Community Centre, 9 Old High St, Golden Square. Google map link

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Membership fees: $17 (newsletter posted) or $12 (newsletter emailed) or $6 (student with emailed newsletters) + Australian Plants Society Victoria membership fees.
2018/19 Membership Form

President: Tony Brown
Secretary: Sandra Birch   0400 149 319

PO Box 669, Bendigo Vic 3552

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Edition Contents
May 20The Ern Perkins Demo Red Gum; Date and Ginger Loaf; Growing at Ian’s … and at Tony’s; Woolly Wattle, Acacia lanigera var whanii; Pink Bellied Moth Caterpillars in grevilleas; What’s been growing in the Bush?; What’s Growing In England?!!
Apr 20Ern’s Stick or Transplanting a Red Gum; Chocolate Zucchini Cake recipe; Indigenous plants in the nature strip
Feb & Mar 20Nov 19 Presentation: The Art of Cuttings; The Nov 19 Specimen Table
Nov 19All about Neutrog; President’s Report 2019 AGM
Oct 19Sep 19 meeting: Ian Evans on Brachychitons; vale Ian O’Halloran
Sep 19Leptomeria aphylla Leafless Currant-bush; Aug meeting review: Derek Fraser on Poisonous Plants
Aug 19Acacia beckleri; Jul meeting review: Philip Vaughan “Plants New To Cultivation”
Jul 19The APS Vic website; review of Jun meeting: Ken Wellard – Indigenous and Native Perennial Forage Shrubs; Dryandra arborea in the Die Hardy Ranges, W.A.; Acacia heugelii; Diplolaena sp.; Eremophila maculata ssp maculata ‘Cerise’; Acacia genistifolia ‘Spreading Wattle’
Apr 19Some Local Grevilleas: Grevillea obtecta, Grevillea dryophylla ‘Goldfields Grevillea’; review of Mar talk: Catriona Bate and Phil Trickett on Isopogons and Petrophiles
Mar 19Stenocarpus sinuatus Firewheel Tree; Buckinghamia celsissima Ivory Curl Tree; Grevillea leptobotrys; Chrysocephalum semipapposum; Olearia leptophylla; Feb talk: Ian Evans on Fertilizer; Xerochrysum bracteatum Golden Everlasting
Feb 19Homalanthus populifolius ‘Bleeding Heart Tree’ or ‘Queensland Poplar’; Nov presentation: Marilyn Bull – remote WA & Mt. Augustus
Nov 18We’re getting a new name!; Oct Presentation: Top End Grevilleas – Ian Evans; Lysiosepalum abollatum; Grevillea longistyla x johnsonii; Eremophila densiflora ssp densiflora; Prostanthera aspalathoides
Oct 18Sep Presentation: Bush Foods with Sharnie Hamilton; Eucalyptus stoatei ‘Scarlet Pear Gum’; E. woodwardii ‘Lemon Flowered Gum’; Grevillea rosmarinifolia; Dampiera rosmarinifolia
Sep 18Acacia ausfeldii; August 2018 Presentation: Pruning with Ian; Committee of Management Report and APSVIC AGM;
Aug 18Acacia aphylla, Acacia denticulosa, Acacia merinthophora; July 2018 Presentation:
Garden For The Future, Brad Crème; vicflora.rbg.vic.gov.au & hortflora.rbg.vic.gov.au; Bendigo recycling
Jul 18membership renewals due; Viola hederacea; June 2018 Presentation: Grevilleas, Graeme Woods; May 2018 Presentation – Dryandras, Tony Cavanagh
Jun 18brief reports on Garden Of The Future official opening on 22 April and visit to Melton Botanic Gardens; Grevillia bipinnatifida – the Great Survivor!
Apr 18review of Ian Evans’ March presentation Eucalypts for Small Gardens; More Plant Name info from Lisa – Part 4
Mar 18review of Feb Foliage Discussion, led by Ian Evans; Zoe Thomas and A Memo About the Hobart Conference January 2018
Feb 18Eric Wilkinson on Graptophyllum excelsum (Scarlet Fuchsia); review of November Presentation: Burrendong and Beyond by Tony Brown