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This is a discussion on VA Orchid Forum-9/9/06 within the Orchid Shows and Society Meetings forums, part of the TalkTalk category; Folks, here is a nice event that is happening next weekend in Richmond, VA! Come ...
Folks, here is a nice event that is happening next weekend in Richmond, VA!
Come join us!
Virginia Orchid Society
September 9, 2006 1-5 p.m. Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens
A special event with two featured speakers, Fred Clarke and H. P. Norton.
Fred Clarke---“Cycnoches, Mormodes and Catasetums: Some Current Trends.”
He is currently working in several lines--Cattleya, Paphiopedilum, Catasetinae, Bulbophylum and hybrids for cool to intermediate growing. He efforts have been rewarded with six FCCs from the American Orchid Society . He has achieved recent acclaim for the Fredclarkeara hybrids that are the closest to a true black in orchids.
H. P. Norton---“Phragmipediums” H. P. Norton is an acclaimed breeder and grower of Phalaenopsis and Phragmipediums. Many of his plants have won AOS awards including in 2005, a FCC for his Phrag. Memoria Dick Clements ‘Flashpoint’.