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Gesneriads are a varied plant Family. The members of the National Capital Area Chapter are proud of their plants.

 

Upcoming Meetings

Meeting Location & Time: The Behnke Nurseries in Beltsville, MD (unless specifically noted). Meetings are usually the second Saturday of the month. Set-up begins at 10; meeting begins at 10:30.

February 18, 2017: Propagation Workshop. Location: The Behnke Nurseries in Beltsville, MD.

March 11, 2017: Kohleria. Location: The Behnke Nurseries in Beltsville, MD.

April 8, 2017: African Violets with unusual leaves or flowers (bustleleaves, spooned, girl, longifolia, chimera). Location: The Behnke Nurseries in Beltsville, MD.

May 13, 2017: Pre-Show workshop. Location: The Behnke Nurseries in Beltsville, MD.

May 20-21, 2017: Show & Sale. Location: tbd

 

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About the Chapter

The National Capital Area Chapter of The Gesneriad Society is a group of gesneriad enthusiasts in the Washington, D.C. area.

“The purpose of the chapter shall be to afford a convenient and beneficial association of persons interested in gesneriads; to stimulate a widespread interest in the identification, correct nomenclature, culture, and propagation of gesneriads; and to encourage the origination and introduction of new cultivars.” (NCAC bylaws.)