Speaker: Carol Holdren
Topic: Orchids You Should Own
Date: July 11, 2019
Carol Holdren is a long time orchid lover with a mission of supporting
orchidists and orchid societies. Like many orchid hobbyists she started
with a purple Vanda bought at a local garden show. That orchid led to
several others as well as membership and participation in a local orchid
society. As her collection grew she took a class in Orchidology at the
University of Florida and joined the West Palm Beach Judging Center,
becoming an accredited judge in 2003. Carol is a former AOS Trustee,
active in the West Palm Beach Judging Center, on the Board for Flamingo
Gardens and a director of the International Orchid Foundation which
has a free orchid web site: www.Orchids.org.
Carol has gathered information of easy to grow orchids for South Florida.
She will be sharing her findings in her presentation “Orchids You Should
Own” giving orchid information for both beginners as well as the more
*** Members may sell lants at the July meeting.
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