Fascination of Orchids Show & Sale
2017 Orchid Show Seminars / Workshops
FREE Admission to the Public for all Events
compliments of: South Coast Plaza & Fascination of Orchids, Inc.
Seminars and Workshops at the 2017 Fascination of Orchids Show & Sale have been designed to share the knowledge of a group of some long time local orchid growers with the public. Much of the orchid information that is available has been written in
SATURDAY: September 23, 2017
11:00 AM: - Orchid Tips & Techniques: Help for correcting some of the common mistakes in growing orchids.
Ideas for any grower who would like to do better. Advice will be given on Orchid feeding, re-potting, watering and placement.
PM - Mounting: Growing Orchids without ever using a container!
PM - Potting Orchids: - When and how to re-pot different Orchids
with live demonstrations.
3:30 PM - The Orchid Doctors: Bring your questions and problem plants for advice and sympathy from some of our long time Orchid Growers.
SUNDAY: September 24, 2017
11:00 AM - Orchids 101: – Tips and advice
on how to successfully grow several
different types of Orchids.
12:30 Noon - Cattleya Orchids: - This talk will discuss
growing Cattleya ('corsage') Orchids in
both greenhouse and outdoor settings.
2:00 PM Potting Workshop: Learn how to best repot an orchid. You can also participate in repotting some orchids. Get here early as there are limited spots for the on-hands participants.
3:30 PM - Cymbidiums: - This talk will discuss growing Cymbidiums Orchids in this area. Learn what some long time local growers are doing to help make Cymbidiums flourish. Discussions will include: why plants are not blooming, common problems, re-potting and dividing.