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Propagation Techniques 2011

This event has passed but details are kept for historic record - thank you.


Lecture by Charles Williams and Louisa Lazarowicz

Charles is a regular lecturer at horticultural events in the UK and Louisa is the Chief Propagator for Burncoose Nurseries

In this lecture you will be shown the simple steps necessary to produce hardy ornamental plants from  cuttings and seeds as well as more advanced nursery techniques and the methods for hybridising new forms of camellias, magnolias and rhododendrons. Attendees will view the private propogation areas in the nursery, get a preview of the Burncoose Chelsea Exhibit and visit the private show tunnel.

Areas of Special interest will include:-
1. Propagating magnolias from seed
2. Propagating camellias, azaleas and rhododendrons from cuttings and seed
3. Grafting, layering and tissue culture

 Lecture starts at 2.00pm

Coffee/Tea will be served from 1.30 pm onwards. RHS Members - £12.00, Non-members - £14.50

All tickets should normally be booked in advance. For tickets to RHS events at Burncoose only please book in the following ways:-
By CREDIT CARD OR DEBIT CARD: By telephoning 01209 860316. (weekdays 9am - 5pm)
By POST: Lecture Reservations, Burncoose Nurseries, Gwennap, Redruth, Cornwall. TR16 6BJ enclosing a cheque payable to Burncoose Nurseries, a membership number (where relevant) and daytime telephone number. State the title of the event and how many tickets you require.

Please note: for all the events, tickets will arrive within 10 days of receipt of booking. In the unlikely event that they fail to arrive, or you have a query about tickets that you have received, call  Enquiries on 01209 860316. (weekdays 9am to 5pm).

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