OFE International, Inc. - Carlos A. Cahiz, owner of OFE International to speak on the use of fertilizers, fungicides, pesticides, and other chemicals to raise healthy disease free orchids. He will also be speaking about media and other necessary supplies. Feel free to ask questions you may have, as he is extremely knowledgable in all aspects of orchids.
Sheldon Takasaki of Carmela Orchids - Sheldon is a well-known breeder of beautiful Hawaiian orchid hybrids and species. He is the owner of Carmela Orchids, Inc. in Hakalua, Hawaii. He will be sharing his vast knowledge of orchids. He has a very colorful history that you won't want to miss.
Tom Kuligowski speaking on "Unusual and Natural Mounts" - Tom has been specializing in growing Angraecums since 2000 and will be sharing his knowledge of orchids with us. He will be discussing the reasons behind mounting orchids, which mounts and materials work best, and showing us results he has achieved through his techniques. Join us to find out how you can create some beautiful new displays for your collection.
Mac Rivenbark of Mac's Orchids
Mac will be discussing "Mac's Favorites".....
Plants that thrive in South Florida. There will also be a follow up discussion on culture advice, fertilizers, pesticides, etc.
DON'T MISS IT!!!
Mark Edlund from Orchid Acres speaking about the care of Vandas.
Very important tips to make your collection thrive!!!
Workshop - Repotting and Mounting Orchids
There will be demonstrations and "hands-on" mounting and repotting by experienced members. We encourage you to bring a plant of your own. It's easier than you think!!!