Orchid Festival Weekend
18th January 2020
19th January 2020
|Time:||11:00 — 16:00|
|Category:||Annual Plant Event|
If you like Orchids or just appreciate beautiful flowers, then why not come along to our weekend event and discover more about this unique plant.
Orchids not only give your home an instant style boost with their incredible long-lasting and exquisite flowers, but they also make a great gift alternative to flowers. They are also a symbol of friendship, love, beauty and fertility.
On display you’ll find:
- Exotic orchid displays to admire
- Demos, talks and advice from the experts
- Large selection of popular and unusual orchids for sale
Talks, Demos and Workshops with expert and author, Sara Rittershausen, proprietor of award-winning Burnham Nurseries; home to the largest selection of orchids in the UK, Chelsea Flower Show exhibitor for over 50 years with 20 Gold Medal awards. Along with local expert Dave Rimmer, who has a vast knowledge on the culture and varieties of orchid.
11.30am: Introduction to orchids with Dave Rimmer
2.30pm: Pots, plants and easy to grow orchids for the home with Sara Rittershausen
Cheshire & North Wales Orchid Society, Chester Zoo and Burnham Nurseries will be on hand on both days to share their expertise.