Orchid University 101 – The Basics of Orchid Culture

The Naples Orchid Society is pleased to announce a very special six week program starting in 2016 where you can learn just about everything there is to know about orchids.

  • Click here to download the registration form for 2016 to complete and send with your payment.

The Orchid Culture Programs will be presented in the gymnasium at the Mooring Presbyterian Church, 791 Harbour Drive, Naples, Florida, for six consecutive Saturdays beginning on January 9, 2016 and ending on February 13, 2016. Programs begin at 9:30 AM and end at 12:30 PM (the six classes will each be three hours long with one break). A Handbook containing Culture sheets plus a guidebook will be given to each registrant, as well as some blooming size orchid plants. Cost will be $60.00 for members, $90.00 for non-members, for all six classes, payable with application. Payment is required to reserve your space. Application fees are not refundable, except in an emergency.

Topics Presented by Our Own Local Experts Include:

    • What Makes an Orchid an Orchid
    • Cattleyas and their Relatives
    • Dendrobiums
    • Phalaenopsis
    • Oncidiums and their Relatives
    • Vandas and their Relatives
    • Orchids for the Beginner and the Collector
    • Slipper Orchids & Catasetums
    • Pests and Diseases and “Cures”

If you have any questions before the classes start, please email info@naplesorchidsociety.org and put “Dr. Pippen” in the subject line.

 

 

 

 

 

Upcoming Events

  • January 9, 2016
    Basics of Orchid Culture

    “The Basics of Orchid Culture, a Six Week Program.”

    The Orchid Culture Programs will be presented in the gym at Moorings Presbyterian Church, 791 Harbour Dr., for 6 consecutive Saturdays beginning on January 9, 2016, ending February 13, 2016.

    See the front page of this website for more information.


    9:30 am,

  • February 27, 2016
    Naples Orchid Society's 43rd Annual Show and Sale

    This year's show is entitled "Rainbow of Orchids" and will be held February 27th and 28th from 9:00 to 5:00 pm both days. The show will be held at the Naples Botanical Gardens at 4820 Bayshore Drive, in Naples, FL. More information can be found on our website home page and on Facebook.


    9:00 am,

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