Great Gables Guide – Events In Coral Gables, Florida
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The Art and Science of Growing Orchids
Wednesday, January 31 @ 8:00am - 5:00pm
An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, February 14, 2018
If you are a beginner to orchids or have been growing them and want to learn more, this is the orchid class for you. From 10am to noon for three Wednesdays, Dr. Sandra Schultz, an experienced grower of orchids for over 30 years, will discuss the orchid family with an introduction to genera and species and their culture.
She will discuss the best locations for growing orchids, repotting, mounting and orchids in the landscape. Also covered will be orchid pests, diseases and fertilizers.
Fee: Member, $70; Non-member, $95.
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden is located at 10901 Old Cutler Road. Call 305-667-1651. http://www.fairchildgarden.org