Come here Chaz Smith talk about Rupicolous Orchids on Friday, September 5. Rupicolous means "rock dwelling" and in nature this is where these types of orchids grow. Perhaps the most popular rupicolous orchids are the laelias. Come learn more!
Monthly Meeting - Friday, September 5
Alamo Orchid Society Show and Sale
The Alamo Orchid Society's annual orchid show and sale will be held Friday, September 26, through Sunday, September 28, at the San Antonio Garden Center located at 3310 N. New Braunfels. Come browse among Brassia. Cast your eyes on Cattleyas. Fawn over Phalaenopsis and peer at Paphiopedilums. Orchids abound!
Prominent vendors from across Texas and Louisiana will offer hundreds of different orchid species and named varieties, plus orchid supplies, for sale. Commercial and amateur growers alike will display their most perfect orchids at the show with hopes of winning a ribbon or trophy from American Orchid Society judges.
Event: “Orchid Equinox,” the Alamo Orchid Society’s Annual Show and Sale
Location: San Antonio Garden Center, 3310 N. New Braunfels
Date/Time: Friday, September 26, 12:00 noon – 4:00 p.m.; Saturday, September 27, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; Sunday, September 28, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Vendors: Clown Alley Orchids, E.D. Huntington, Millers Orchids & Tropicals, Orchids & Tropicals, Orchids Plus, Pottery by Ann, Spring Orchids
Admission: Donations to the non-profit Alamo Orchid Society accepted
Contact: Wayne Marine, Show Chair, 210-213-7176; Jeanne Buchanan, Show Publicity Chair, 830-446-9073