February 7, 2018

February 2018 location change

The meeting on February 10 will be held at a member's home. Details have been sent to members via email.

January 10, 2018

January 2018 and upcoming meetings

January's meeting will be held on the 13th, at a member's home.  Details were distributed to members by email.

Upcoming meetings, starting at 10:30 a.m. at The Behnke Nurseries unless otherwise announced:

Saturday February 10, 2018: Dog Show and Culture. Bring gesneriads in dire need of help and we shall learn how to fix them.  (If there is any possibility of pests, please bring in a sealed container.)

Saturday March 10, 2018: Sinningia seminar

November 8, 2017

November and December 2017 meetings

The National Capital Area Chapter of The Gesneriad Society will hold its November meeting on Saturday November 11, 2017 at The Behnke Nurseries, 11300 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, Maryland. Setup begins at 10, and the program will start at 10:30. This month's topic:  Growing Miniature Sinningias - and setting up a mini terrarium with a micro mini Sinningia.

The December meeting will be on the 9th:  a holiday get-together at a member's home in Maryland.  Details will be sent to members via email.

Sinningia pusilla

October 18, 2017

October 2017 meeting

The National Capital Area Chapter of The Gesneriad Society will hold its October meeting on Saturday October 21, 2017 at The Behnke Nurseries, 11300 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, Maryland. Setup begins at 10, and the program will start at 10:30. This month's feature is a webinar on Streptocarpus.

The November meeting will be on Saturday November 11, 2017, same time, same place. The topic will be growing miniature Sinningia.

September 5, 2017

September 2017 meeting

The National Capital Area Chapter of The Gesneriad Society will hold its September meeting on Saturday September 9, 2017 at The Behnke Nurseries, 11300 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, Maryland. (We expect to be in the bonsai house.)  Setup begins at10, and the program will start at 10:30. This month, Jim and Drew will talk about their trip to Ecuador.  We hope you'll join us!

August 10, 2017

August 2017 Meeting

The August meeting of the National Capital Area Chapter of The Gesneriad Society will be held on Saturday August 12, 2017 at 10:30, at a members' home in Laurel, Maryland. The address and details were sent to members with the Petal Tones newsletter.


Conandron ramondioides

June 13, 2017

June Meeting (and a note about email addresses)


The next few meetings of the National Capital Area Chapter of The Gesneriad Society will be taking place at members' homes. Location information is distributed to members via Petal Tones - email petaltones at gmail.com if you haven't received this info.  The next meeting is Saturday June 17, 2017.

Notice: Please note that email addresses ending in "nationalcapitalgesneriads.org" are no longer functional. If you are trying to reach one of our officers and need their email address, please send a message to dcgesneriads at gmail.com and I will forward it on.



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