Paphiopedilums and Their Differences and... How to Grow Them!
Presentation will be in person, weather and COVID willing
(if necessary it will be Zoom presentation)
Glen Decker, formerly the owner of Piping Rock Orchids, has been growing orchids for over 40 years, and holds the degree of Associate in Applied Science in Ornamental Horticulture. He was the previous chair of the American Orchid Society's Publications Committee and a past Director of the Orchid Digest Corporation. Glen has won numerous AOS awards, including the Butterworth Prize, Nax Trophy, WW Wilson Award and the Carlyle A. Luer Award. He has appeared in Martha Stewart's Better Living Magazine and on a PBS TV special "Orchid Delirium". He rewrote the Slipper section of the Brooklyn Botanic Garden's "The Best Orchids for Indoors" and was the technical editor for the "Orchids for Dummies" book. He also has written many articles on Paphiopedilums and Phragmipedium, which have been published worldwide. Glen will have a small selection of plants available for sale.
As always visitors are welcome, you are encouraged to bring blooming plants for the show table and we will have raffle plants available.
* COVID protocols will not allow refreshments and masks will be required *