ORCHID UNIVERSITY 101 – THE FUNDAMENTALS OF GROWING ORCHIDS
The Naples Orchid Society is pleased to offer a very special six week program where you can learn just about everything there is to know about orchids.
Registration form for 2022 to complete and send with your payment may be found – Click here.
The Orchid Culture Programs will be presented in the Buehler Auditorium at the Naples Botanical Garden, 4820 Bayshore Drive, Naples, Florida, for six consecutive Saturdays beginning March 5th through April 9th, 2022. The class which was supposed to be January 8th thru February 12th has been postponed due to covid 19. Programs will still begin at 9:30 AM and end at 12:30 PM (the six classes will each be three hours long with one break). A handbook with over 100 pages containing Culture sheets and other valuable information plus a guidebook will be given to each registrant, as well as some blooming size orchid plants. A Flash Drive with all six lectures will be available at cost of the flash drive (optional). Cost will be $80.00 for members, $125.00 for non-members, for all six classes, payable with application. Payment is required to reserve your space. Application fees are not refundable, except in an emergency.
TOPICS PRESENTED BY OUR OWN LOCAL EXPERTS INCLUDE:
- What Makes an Orchid an Orchid
- Cattleyas and their Relatives
- Vandas and Their Relatives
- Slipper Orchids & Catasetums
- Oncidiums and Their Relatives
- Pests and Diseases and “Cures”
- Orchids for the Beginner and the Collector
If you have any questions before the classes start, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and put “Dr. Pippen” in the subject line.