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Ayr plant sale
« on: September 10, 2008, 11:31:05 PM »
Tonight was our first meeting of the season held at Alloway Church halls with a new convener in the shape of Anne Sinclair.  I vacated the post of Treasurer after 5 years in post.  There was the usual rush of applicants to fill this spot !! The evening finished with our Autumn plant sale.  The crowd round the table was like a rugby scrum.
The people in the attached picture are Jim Wotherspoon, Sheila McNulty and Lady Hagart Alexander - or Etaine to everyone who knows her.  A successful start to the season
« Last Edit: September 11, 2008, 10:33:49 AM by Maggi Young »
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« Reply #1 on: September 23, 2008, 09:31:34 PM »
Here just down the road, we have a Hagart Alexander Drive, but I can't find a reference for whoever it was named for. Surely an early settler/visitor of the same name.

From Lesley, rejoining the Forum after a super Australian holiday. Just home last night after a horrific plane journey, to open my emails and find over 850 Forum emails!!!!!
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« Reply #2 on: September 24, 2008, 08:22:09 AM »
Welcome home Lesley !
Happy reading ...  ;D
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« Reply #3 on: October 10, 2008, 08:21:50 PM »
I keep my airplants in the bathroom. :P
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Re: Ayr plant sale
« Reply #4 on: October 10, 2008, 10:31:31 PM »
I keep my airplants in the bathroom. :P

I had a friend who had a special greenhouse to hold a huge collection of many dozens of Tillandsias etc.... very interesting they were , too.
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