Growing Orchids Indoors, Thurs., May 3

Instructor:  Robin Davis

  • Thursday May 3, 2018
  • 9:30 am to 3:00 pm
  • No text required
  • Bring a bag lunch
  • Cancelled by the instructor for personal reasons

We will explore selecting orchids for the home environment. Basics covered include watering, temperature, light, fertilizing, and humidity. Also covered will be artificial lighting systems, orchids in the basement, and orchids in a window greenhouse. Students are encouraged to bring photos and questions about orchids they may already own.

No text required. Handouts will be provided.

Robin Davis was owner/operator of Pacific Orchids in Hayward and Daly City, California in the 1980s. During the 1990’s Robin entered into the American Orchid Society’s Judging system in the Washington DC area at the National Capital Judging Center. Robin retired from the Plant Variety Protection Office, US Department of Agriculture, where she was a senior examiner of intellectual property rights for plant breeders.