Chairperson, David Purcell
tel: 942 987

Secretary, Robyn Purcell
tel: 942 9871

Treasurer, Susan Coulter
tel: 355 4656


Michael & Susan Coulter
tel: 355 4656

Brian Glassey
tel: (03) 302 6909

Jock Johnstone
tel: 358 5070

Bob & Faye Fyfe
tel: 942 3366

Charlotte & Samuel Robb
tel: 38 52152

Jim Roscoe
tel: 327 9901

Diane Schugers
tel: 349 7465

Robert (Bob) Pickard
tel: 352 7373

Ian Satterthwaite
tel: 351 5628

2017 Programme

We meet on the third Monday of the month at 7.30 pm  at the CHS Offices 

2/153 Lichfield Street
(unless otherwise stated)

Free to CHS Members
No meetings in January and June


21 August
General cultural notes, pest control, preparing for cuttings. Please bring a list of your stock plants, and what you are intending to grow this season. Anyone wanting to source new stock will know what other growers have. This will give us an idea of what people are growing for the Inter club Trophy.

1.30pm 2 September
Susan & Michael Coulters
183 Weston Road
Workshop to take cuttings for plant sale

18 September
General cultural notes, preparing soil for potting on early flowering plants. Pests.

1.30pm 7 October
Susan & Michael Coulter’s
183 Weston Road
Potting on plants for the plant sale

16 October
General cultural notes, plant nutrition and fertilisers. Plant sale arrangements

9am – 2pm 21 October
Plant Sale
St Peters Church Grounds, Church Corner

20 November
General cultural notes, potting on, stopping of lates. Cuttings for late sprays and one Ups.

7pm 11 December  
Susan and Michael’s
Bring small festive plate for supper


16 January
Dis budding & bud securing earlies. Pest management.

6pm 19 February
David and Robyn Purcell’s 11 Ruakaka Street. Bring something for a pot luck tea. General cultural notes, pest control and bud securing of lates.

19 March
General cultural notes, pest control. Housing of Lates, Problem solving and questions.

16th April General cultural notes. Preparing for Autumn Show, setting up and breakdown including staging etc.

28-29 April
Local Show llex centre, Botanic Gardens

5-6 May
National Show
Te Anau


If anyone has any questions or problems re their chrysanthemums, email Michael by the Friday prior to the meeting and he will research these and attempt to answer and discuss them at the meeting.

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