North Jersey Orchid Show and Sale

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North Jersey Orchid Show and Sale

January 12th, 2018 - January 14th, 2018
Rutgers University Douglass Cook Student Center
100 George St., New Brunswick, NJ 08901
201-410-3089
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Event Description

The North Jersey Orchid Society, New Jersey's largest and oldest orchid society, will hold its 51th annual show and sale Friday - Saturday 9 am - 5 pm, Sunday 9 am - 4 pm. With approximately 25,000 known species and more than 250,000 hybrids, orchids are the largest family of flowering plants on the planet. Orchids are found on nearly every continent and in a surprising range of environments from the Everglades of Florida to the cloud forests of South America. The show will feature nearly a thousand blooming orchids originating from all over the world of all shapes and sizes and colors of the rainbow. In addition, there are free daily educational workshops for growers of all levels. Topics include orchids for beginners and how to grow orchids in your home. Check the website for additional workshop topics and schedule. Free admission, free parking, and twice-a-day drawings.