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Moana Nursery to host orchid events

By ThisIsReno

MOANA NURSERY NEWS RELEASE

Image provided by Moana NurseryMembers of the Orchid Society of Northern Nevada (OSNN) will be exhibiting some of their rare plants at an orchid show in Moana Nursery’s Moana Lane Garden Center and will be available to answer questions about orchids and the society throughout the show.  For more information about OSNN, visit www.osnnv.com.

When:

Friday, Feb 8:    Noon — 5 p.m.

Saturday, Feb. 9:   11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Sunday, Feb.10:  11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

An intriguing selection of several varieties of unusual orchids, including funky masdevallias, dendrobiums, oncidiums, phaleonopsis, lady slippers and cattleyas – plus orchid supplies — will be available for purchase.  Ten percent of the orchid purchases made during the show will be donated by Moana Nursery to the OSNN.

Seminars

Feb. 9 at 10 a.m.:  Orchids 101 – Landscape and Design Center

Sean Abbott, PhD and past president of the Orchid Society of Northern Nevada, will show you how easy it is to have gorgeous blooming orchids.  With a few simple tips, you will be able to grow orchids that bloom for months!  The hardest thing about orchids is choosing a color!  You don’t want to miss this ever-popular seminar.

Feb. 9 at 1 p.m.:  The Art of Repotting Orchids – Landscape and Design Center

Joanne Gerow, American Orchid Society (AOS) representative for the Orchid Society of Northern Nevada and AOS student judge, will demonstrate the proper way to repot orchids and share tips for successful transplanting.

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