Annual Spring Show - An Orchid Journey

 
Time: Saturday, March 14, 2020, Vendors: 9am - 5pm, Exhibits: 12pm - 6pm
            Sunday, March 15, 2020, Vendors & Exhibits: 9am - 4pm​
Location: Crowne Plaza Hotel, 164 Fort Couch Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15241

 

This year, for the first time, the show will be held at Crowne Plaza Hotel. The show is open to the public, and admission is free, although voluntary donations at the door are greatly appreciated.

Visitors will be inspired by the beautifully crafted displays of live blooming orchids. Society members and expert orchid growers will be available to provide information about growing orchids, and free educational seminars will be held throughout both days of the show.

What are offered at the show:

  • Exhibits
    Bring your camera, there will be hundreds of beautiful and unique orchids on display along with experts offering growing and maintenance techniques.
     

  • Orchid Sales Area
    One of the most popular features of the show is the Sales Area, where one may purchase orchids from a wide range of vendors from the eastern United States. Many plants are perfect for the beginning orchid grower, and there is also a large selection of rare and unusual orchids for the more adventurous grower.

    Vendor List:

    • Marlow Orchids

    • Marriott Orchids

    • Roberts Flower Supply

    • Wade’s Orchids

    • Woodstream Orchids

    • J & L Orchids

    • Ecuagenera

    • Mayfield Village Orchids

    • Windswept in Time Orchids

    • Oakwood Orchids

    • OSWP Members Orchids (To members: guidelines for selling orchids at Society Sales Table)
       

  • Free Education Lectures about Orchids. See schedule.
     

  • Orchid Repotting
    This year's show will again offer the very popular Repotting Table, where one may bring their orchids from home for some expert repotting by OSWP members. Visitors may watch and learn as their plants are being repotted. Advice is free, and the average price for repotting a 6 inch or less pot is $5. Larger or complicated repotting is priced on a case-by-case basis.
     

  • Raffle Table
    An hourly raffle of orchid plants and orchid related items will be held.

Members, we need your help!. Sign up to volunteer slots.

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