The Orchid Show

Earth - Air - Fire - Water

October 12 2017 to November 26 2017 · 10:00am  – 5:00pm

Making use of the four elements of nature, this year’s Orchid Show features the awe-inspiring diversity and beauty of the largest family of flowering plants on earth. The Orchid Show will combine a display of living plants in the Tropical Conservatory with an exhibition of treasures from the research collections in the Museum of Botany & the Arts. Both parts of the Orchid Show will explore the science and splendor of orchids, making use of earth, air, fire, and water.

 

Look for these related events at the Gardens:

EVENTS:

ORCHID EVENINGS: October 18 – November 22, 6-9 PM Wednesdays

 

LECTURES & DISCUSSIONS:

LUNCH IN THE GARDENS: “Sex, Lies, and Orchids” with Dr. Antonio Toscano de Brito  October 18, 11 AM

WALK N TALK TOUR: October 26, 9-9:30 AM

WALK N TALK TOUR: October 26, 9:30-10 AM

ORCHID MANIA: November 15, 12 PM

BOTANICAL BRIEFINGS: “A Brief History of Botanical Art with Presentation of Painting Process” December 13, 12 PM

 

CLASSES:

EXPOSED: BEHIND THE SCENES PHOTOGRAPHY: October 17

TRIPOD TUESDAYS: October 24

POTTING AND MOUNTING ORCHIDS: October 25

TRIPOD TUESDAYS: November 14

 

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Event Details

This event finished on 26 November 2017