The Orchid Lovers of Spring Hill will hold their annual orchid show and sale on Saturday and Sunday March 18th and 19th. This year the theme will be a “Salute to Vets”. The show will be held at the VFW Post No. 8681, located at the corner of County Line Road and Drayton Street in Spring Hill. Doors will be open from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm Saturday and from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm Sunday. Admission will be $2.00 per person. Children under 12 are free with paid adult admission. Each entry fee includes one free raffle ticket. There will be hourly raffle drawings held to win a beautiful orchid donated by one of the vendors.
The show will feature a variety of orchids available for purchase. Local nurseries present at the show include Phelps Farms, Joy Orchids, Orchids in Bloom by Pam Waters, and Accent Orchids. Also available will be various other supplies for all of your orchid potting needs. Hicks Orchid Supply will be present with a variety of orchid pots, baskets, potting mixes, and fertilizers. The centerpiece of the show will be a stunning display of blooming orchids grown by club members. For those interested in learning more there will be several educational displays throughout and free cultural sheets on how to grow different types of orchids. At 1:00 pm on Saturday club member Gary Gethan will give a seminar on Insecticide and Fertilizer Use in Orchids. Then at 1:00 pm on Sunday club member Matt Riesz will speak regarding “What do I do with my orchids now?”
We look forward to seeing you at this year’s show. For more information on this event please contact 732-673-1179.