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.

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The Orchid Culture Programs were presented in the Buehler Auditorium at the Naples Botanical Garden, 4820 Bayshore Drive, Naples, Florida, for six Saturday mornings March 2nd through March 23rd and April 6th and April 13th, 2024. Programs began at 9:30 AM and ended at 12:30 PM (the six classes were each three hours long with one break).  A handbook with over 100 pages containing Culture sheets and other valuable information plus a guidebook was given to each registrant, as well as some blooming size orchid plants. A Flash Drive with all six lectures was available at cost of the flash drive (optional). The cost was $99.00 for NOS members and $149.00 for non-members, for all six classes, payable with application. Payment was required to reserve your space. Application fees were not refundable, except in an emergency.

TOPICS PRESENTED BY OUR OWN LOCAL EXPERTS INCLUDE:

    • What Makes an Orchid an Orchid
    • Cattleyas and their Relatives
    • Dendrobiums
    • Vandas and Their Relatives
    • Slipper Orchids & Catasetums
    • Phalaenopsis
    • Oncidiums and Their Relatives
    • Pests and Diseases and “Cures”
    • Orchids for the Beginner and the Collector