UPCOMING ORCHID EVENTS
May 1, 2019: The Palomar Orchid Society 2019 Orchid Sale & Auction:
Sale & Preview 10AM -11AM. Auction 11AM - 3PM. Sale of blooming plants and arrangements for Mother’s Day. Over 300 plants to be auctioneed. Plant raffle for auction participants. All major credit cards, checks, and cash accepted. Free Admission and Parking. Lake San MArcos Conference Center, 1035 La Bonita Drive, San Marcos, CA.
May 16, 2018: Orchid Auction presented by San Gabriel Valley Orchid Hobbyists at the L.A. County Arboretum:
Preview: 6PM. Auction: 7PM. Free Parking and Admission. 301 North Baldwin Avenue, Arcadia, California.
June 1 AND June 15,2019: Hatfield Orchids at Yamada Company:
From 10AM to 1PM, George Hatfield will be selling his award quality Cymbidiums at Yamada Company at 706 W. Gardena Blvd. in Gardena, CA. A hands on potting demo will be held at 11AM. If you have any cultural problems with your Cymbidiums, bring them to the sale for cultural advice. Suspect virus…bring a cutting of the leaf in a plastic bag and they will test for you at $5 per test.
June 14-16, 2019: Andy’s Orchids Open House:
10AM-4PM. Info: www.andysorchids.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
July 12-14, 2019: Santa Barbara Orchid Estate Summer Open House:
Fri/Sat: 8AM-5PM, Sun 9AM-4PM. 1250 Orchid Drive. Santa Barbara, CA. Info: 800-553-3387, www.sborchid.com, email@example.com
July 12-14, 2019: Cal Orchid Summer Hummer Open House:
This weekend is recognized around the world as a very special Open House opportunity at all Santa Barbara area orchid nurseries. Cal-Orchid loves a party, so we host a select number of vendors that are rarely found at any other orchid shows. Of course, we have special prices all over the nursery and always feature our world class Epis. and of course, the Sobralias, which are typically in their glory during the summertime. This is a fun weekend and not to be missed! Hours are 9-5 each day. More details as time approaches. 1251 Orchid Drive, Santa Barbara.
September 14-15, 2019 South Bay Orchid Society Orchid Show and Sale:
Sales: Sat. 9AM-5PM & Sun. 9AM-4PM. Show: Sat. 11AM-5PM & Sun. 9AM-4PM. South Coast Botanic Gardens, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd., Palos Verdes. Buy direct from commercial growers. See award winning orchids/displays. All day demonstrations on orchid care and repotting. Stroll the botanical gardens. Admission: $9 Adults, $6 Seniors. Free Parking.
November 2-3, 2019: Santa Barbara Orchid Estate Annual Fall Open House:
More info to follow.