San Diego International Orchid Fair
Saturday, October 4, 9 am – 5 pm
Sunday, October 5, 9 am – 4 pm
Join us for the colorful San Diego International Orchid Fair where countless varieties of orchids grace the grounds, some in exhibits and some for sale. Learn from the experts on how to care for your newly purchased orchids at “Orchids 101” with ongoing lectures throughout the weekend on culture and care of these beautiful plants.
The Fair is an official American Orchid Society (AOS) judging event with ribbons being awarded. To register your plants for judging, please bring them to the Garden’s Ecke Building on Thursday, October 2 between 4 – 7 pm or on Friday, October 3 between 9 am – 12 noon. Please make sure your plants are clean, pest-free, and the flowers are staked. Judging begins at 1 pm sharp on Friday, October 3.
Cost: Free with paid admission or membership.
Free for AOS members (must show card).
Please check back for judging information.
Repotting Cattleyas (flexible)
Mounting Orchids on Wood
Growing Mounted Orchids Outdoors
Cattleya Culture Including Repotting
Reblooming Your Orchid
Beauty & Lovely Orchids Nursey
Calavo Gardens/Rex Foster Orchids
Casa de las Orquideas
Granite Hills Orchids
Orchid Source Laboratory
Rio Mojave Orchids
S.D. Orchid Conservation Committee
Tayama Greenhouse Inc.
Banner Photo: Ben Mach
Lycaste About first spring 'Peter Sobel my delight' FCC/AOS
The Grower is Helen Pfister
Montage Photos: Loren Batchman, left to right, L Anceps Tamiko, Sales Area,
Paph Veronique Bert, Sales Area, Pot Little Toshie 'H & R'