Or­chids in sum­mer show

The Weekly Advertiser Horsham - - News -

Stawell Or­chid So­ci­ety mem­bers are busy or­gan­is­ing their an­nual sum­mer show, in Halls Gap’s Cen­te­nary Hall this week­end.

Or­gan­is­ers have promised a spec­tac­u­lar show with mem­bers re­port­ing out­stand­ing flow­er­ing re­sults this sea­son.

The show will fea­ture cym­bid­ium, Aus­tralian na­tive, cat­t­leya, pha­laenop­sis, pa­phio­pe­dilum, and ex­otic hot­house or­chids.

Or­chids will be on ex­hi­bi­tion in ta­ble-top dis­plays, al­low­ing pa­trons to ad­mire the plants up close.

There will be or­chid plants for sale and mem­bers on hand to an­swer ques­tions re­lat­ing to or­chid grow­ing.

The show will open to the pub­lic on Satur­day from 9am to 5pm and Sun­day from 9am to 4pm.

Pa­trons will pay a $3 en­try fee.

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