Events

Orchid Show

January 26, 2019 12:00 pm 5:00 pm
Event times:
  • January 26, 2019 12:00 pm 5:00 pm
  • January 27, 2019 11:00 am 4:30 pm

Saturday: Displays 12-5 pm, Sales 10 am-5 pm; Sunday: Displays 11 am-4:30 pm, Sales 11 am-4:30 pm

The Grand Room will be filled with beautiful orchids, competing for ribbons and the coveted American Orchid Society Awards. Purchase an orchid to take home as well as hard-to-find orchid growing supplies.

 

2019 Orchid Show Talks
Fee: Free

 

Saturday, January 26

1 pm
Orchid Growing 101:  Learn how to care for your orchid once you get it home:  where to place it, how often to water it, when to fertilize, and what to do when it’s through blooming. 
Presented by: Dawn Durkee, Grand Valley Orchid Society

 

2 pm
Growing Slipper Orchids:  Slipper orchids are not just fascinating, they’re easy to grow!  Receive tips on growing these lovely orchids in the home.
Presented by: Rob Halgren, Little Frog Farm

 

3 pm
Orchid Repotting Demonstration:  Learn about how to properly repot an orchid during this demonstration.
Presented by: Don Kelley, Grand Valley Orchid Society

 

Sunday, January 27

1 pm
Best Orchids for Beginners:  Learn which orchids are the easiest to grow in the home.
Presented by: Mei Ling Clemens, Grand Valley Orchid Society

 

2 pm
Miniature Orchids:  Discover the subtle beauty and charm of miniature orchids and learn how to successfully grow them in your home.
Presented by: Kevin Usted, New World Orchids

 

3 pm
Orchid Repotting Demonstration:  Learn about how to properly repot an orchid during this demonstration.
Presented by: Tara Rietberg, Grand Valley Orchid Society

Fee: Free