Second annual Eastern Iowa Orchid Show and Sale Oct. 19 and 20
CEDAR RAPIDS– The Eastern Iowa Orchid Society will hold an orchid show and sale at the Noelridge Park Greenhouse, 4900 Council St. NE, Cedar Rapids on Oct. 19 and 20. The show is free and open to the public Saturday from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m., and Sunday from 10a.m. until 4 p.m.
This will be a regional orchid show with flowering orchid displays in Noelridge’s tropical greenhouses. Exhibitors come from throughout the Midwest . Activities will include American Orchid Society orchid judging, beautiful floor and table top orchid displays, and a wide variety of orchid plants for sale from reputable vendors. Come and cast your vote for the People’s Choice Award for the best orchid display in the show. Learn about repotting, basic orchid culture, hydroponic orchid growing, and how to get your orchid to re-bloom at educational sessions. The show venue offers a fall splash of color with an opportunity to view exotic orchid blooms in artistically arranged displays.
The website is http://www.orchidmall.com/eios/show.html. For general information, display registration and publicity, contact Nile Dusdieker at firstname.lastname@example.org. Show chairman is John Lorence at email@example.com. Society president: Lois Dusdieker at firstname.lastname@example.org.