November 20, 2022 Meeting

Date: Sunday 11/20/2022

Location: Phipps Garden Center in Shadyside
1059 Shady Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15232

and via Zoom


There will be no mini-class in November or December prior to the meeting and the mini-class will resume in January.

Topic: Tips, Tricks and Creative Solutions for Growing Orchids without a Greenhouse

By Sarah Hurdel

Time: 2:00pm

Sarah is the owner of Needmore Orchids, an artist, orchid blogger, exhibitor and accredited AOS judge. She maintains a collection of well over 600 orchids under lights in her basement, including a large number of Habenaria species and hybrids. Even without a greenhouse, her plants and exhibits have received AOS award recognition for culture, flower quality, and design. She enjoys sharing her orchid obsession with others through in-person and virtual presentations to societies
across the US and Canada.

Each talk combines her love of orchids, photography, and illus- tration with experienced advice and a sense of humor. Sarah currently has two blog pages featuring her orchid photography and cultural information - Something About Orchids on Facebook and Blogspot.

Home Grown Orchids - Under Lights
An entertaining and informative presentation packed with tips,

tricks and creative solutions for growing orchids successfully without a greenhouse. All levels - even spouses and children of the orchid obsessed have enjoyed this presentation.