"SDBS"

SAN DIEGO BROMELIAD SOCIETY

P.O. Box 83996

San Diego, CA 92138-3996


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SAN DIEGO BROMELIAD SOCIETY

Meets the 2nd SATURDAY

of each month 10:00 A.M. in

Balboa Park, Casa Del Prado

Botanical Library Room 104

FREE AND VISITORS WELCOME




Next meeting we will be Picnic in the park


Saturday, August 9, 2014 11:00 AM

Our next meeting is our annual picnic will be held in the Cypress Grove on the western edge of Balboa Park.
It’s an opportunity for all, especially our new members, to be there and to get to know each other.
Nametags will be available. Don’t be shy!
The picnic is a potluck affair with chicken etc. and beverages provided.
We will have an opportunity plant table which will be a special one for the occasion.
Do bring a couple of plants to tell us about or to get questions discussed.
Come and enjoy the day with us under pleasant, summer breeze conditions.

Pot Luck

  • Bring a salad or dessert.
  • Chicken and soft drinks are provided.
  • Bring a folding chair.
  • The picnic will last a few hours.
  • Bring a shade pop-up if you have one.
  • Extra shade is always useful in July.
  • Bring a chair for your self.

A MORE DETAIL MAP [CLICK]

    DIRECTIONS to the picnic A. Coming from I-5:
  1. Go to the West entrance to the Park on West
  2. Laurel Street (becomes El Prado)
  3. Turn left on 6th Ave.
  4. Turn right onto Upas St.
  5. Make a sharp right onto Balboa Drive (which is oneway going south).
  6. Cypress Grove Picnic area is on your left about halfway between Upas and Laurel.
  7. Yellow banner & shade canopy will be up
  8. .

    B.
    Coming from 163 (only if going south):
  1. Take 8th Ave. exit to 6th ave
  2. At Upas St. turn left; make an immediate right turn onto Balboa Drive (one way, south).
  3. Cypress Grove Picnic area is on your left. Yellow banner & shade canopy will be up.




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SHOW 2014


SAN DIEGO BROMELIAD SOCIETY SHOW 2014
HEAD TABLE











GOLD Mulford B. Foster Award Best of Show Horticulture 2014

Tilliandsia edithae entered by Jim Wright








GOLD Morris Henry Hobbs Best of Show Artistic 2014


Tillandsia chiapensis x streptophylla entered by Dave Kennedy





GOLD Sweepstakes This award is for the person who entered the most plants with Awards of Merit or Blue Ribbons.

This Tillandsia shown is one picked from the many entered by Dave Kennedy




SILVER Category I Division S

XNeomea 'Zydeco' entered by Dan Kinnard - Eloise Lau






SILVER Category I Division M

Quesnelia marmorta 'Tim Plowman'variegated entered by Dan Kinnard - Eloise Lau






SILVER Category III Division DC

Neoregelia 'Hannibal Lector' entered by Scott Sandel





SDBS 2014 Bromeliad Show

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⇐Award Bronze Category I Division S Section F
Tillandsia ehlersiana X streptophylla
entered by Dan Kinnard - Eloise Lau


Award Bronze Category I Division S Section B⇒
Tillandsia magnusiana
entered by Dave Kennedy

⇐Award Bronze Category I Division M Section F
Aechmea triangularis
entered by Dan Kinnard - Eloise Lau


Award Bronze Category I Division M Section F ⇒
Billbergia 'Dark Vader'
Entered by Dan Kinnard - Eloise Lau

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Award Bronze Category I Division M Section F
Dyckia goehringii
entered by Andy Siekkinin


Award Bronze Category I Division M Section B ⇒
Tillandsia lorentziana
entered by Dave Kennedy

Award Bronze Category I Division M Section B
Billbergia 'Hallelujah'
entered by Nancy Groves


Award Bronze Category III Division DC ⇒
Deuterocohnia lorentziana
entered by Robert Walters


Judges for 2014 were:

Cristy Brenner

Pam Koide Hyatt

Roger Lane



***2014 Show photography by Scott Sandel, Bob Vitacco, and Dave Kennedy .









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