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Downtown Sarasota Campus
Downtown Sarasota Campus
1534 Mound Street, Sarasota, FL 34236, USA

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Oct 07 2023 - Nov 26 2023


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The Orchid Show 2023: A 50th Anniversary Celebration

Since its establishment in 1973, Marie Selby Botanical Gardens has formed the largest scientifically documented collection of living orchids in the world. The Orchid Show 2023 celebrates Selby Gardens’ 50th anniversary and highlights spectacular orchids from the living collection for which it is known across the globe.

As in previous years, The Orchid Show 2023 consists of a horticultural display in the Tropical Conservatory and an exhibition in the Museum of Botany & the Arts. The horticultural display is abound with orchids of various shapes, colors, and patterns, illustrating the beauty and diversity of one of the largest families of flowering plants. The exhibition consists of images and artifacts illustrating the history of Selby Gardens, with particular emphasis on the remarkable people and plants that make it such a special place.

This exhibition is presented by Better-Gro.