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Blackmore & Langdon's
Sale Weekend & Chelsea preview  2009

Basil Billinger

  BLACKMORE & LANGDON,  PENSFORD,  NORTH SOMERSET

   The annual eagerly awaited sale weekend took place this year on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 8th to 10th May 2009. This is a Mecca for begonia growers and many NBS members attend to seek out bargains of sought after varieties.

   It is also an opportunity to get a pre-view of plants that could possibly be part of B&L display stand at the RHS Chelsea Show in two weeks time. Here is a selection of the varieties in the show house that could possibly be part of B&L’s award winning display. It includes Millie, the 2010 new introduction, besides some old favourites”


Sceptre


Golden Hind


Millie


Tahiti


Sugar Candy


Sophie


Jessica


John Smith


Eureka


Pink Champagne


Lancelot


Lionel Richardson


Display house


Festiva

Firedance


Saturn

OTHER PAGES BY BASIL BILLINGER
Begonias at the Rose & Sweet Pea Show
A YEAR IN THE LIFE OF AN AMATEUR BEGONIA GROWER

A Spring Visit to the South West Area Representative's Greenhouses          Garden Begonias
Begonia trail through the Mendips          October Begonias
A Spring Visit to B&L 2007          B&L March 2008

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