Rhododendron & Camellia

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Rhododendron & Camellia Group meetings are held in the Society’s hall at 100 Hilton Rd, Sassafras usually (but not always) on the third Saturday of every second month (alternating with the Australian Plants Group) at 2:00pm.

Contact: Ian Wallace T: (03) 9751 1252

If you enjoy gardening and are interested in Rhododendrons & Camellias and their related genera we offer a pleasant social group meeting.  Attendees’ experience ranges from novice to expert – all are welcome.  Meetings include garden and nursery visits and varied discussions on many subjects related to the growing and care of Rhododendrons & Camellias.  If you are interested in knowing more about growing and cultivating this fascinating genus, then you might like to join us.

2022 Syllabus

January
  No meeting
February
19th Propagating Camellias & Rhododendrons from cuttings and
Potting-on of Camellias
Please bring along cuttings from your garden
April
2nd Members Buy, Swap and Sell
Joint meeting with Rock Garden Group
June
18th Companion plants for Camellias and Rhododendrons
August
20th Camellias in the Ferny Creek Ornamental Garden Reserve
A good selection of many different varieties of camellias,
(some of which are hard to find), will be for sale.
October
15th Garden Visit
Don and Sue Teese, The Patch 2:00pm
Car-pooling from FCHS hall at 1.30pm
November
19th Combined break up with Australian Plants Group
Venue TBA – all members welcome

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