cancelled - The Eastern Iowa Orchid Society in cooperation with the Cedar Rapids Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce: The Sixth Annual Eastern Iowa Orchid Show and Sale on October 21 & 22, 2017, at the Noelridge Park Greenhouse, 4900 Council Street NE, Cedar Rapids. Noelridge Greenhouse’s orchid collection has won several national awards and several of their plants should be in full bloom for the show. In addition, 8 regional orchid societies will be displaying over 500 orchids of different varieties. Three Chicago area vendors will have orchids for sale. Exhibits of orchid related collectables, lectures on orchid culture, and an Open Exhibition Table where anyone can show their own blooming orchid (prior registration required) will be present. The show is free to the public, family friendly, handicapped accessible, and should be a great weekend outing! (10 – 5, Sat. Oct 21; 10 – 4, Sun. Oct 22).
Henry County Master Gardeners present their 10th Annual Spring Symposium on March 5, 2016. The Spring Symposium offers something for every gardener, with a wide variety of workshops. Space is limited so send in your registration complete with payment to get signed up! firstname.lastname@example.org
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Are you an aspiring orchid grower? Come to the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden for this beginner’s workshop to become familiarized with the orchid family and how to maintain and propagate healthy orchids. Participants will receive their own orchid to start their collection. Learn more here: www.dmbotanicalgarden.com/events-programs/calendar-events/248-orchids-for-beginners/
Orchids for Beginners
Are you an aspiring orchid grower? Start with the basics at this beginner’s workshop to become familiarized with the orchid family and how to maintain and propagate healthy orchids. Participants will receive their own orchid to start their collection.
Members $40, Nonmembers $45