Open House at Piping Rock Orchids

Open House, Picnic, & Guest Speakers

Saturday ~ June 8th, 2019 ~ 10:30 AM
2270 Cook Road ~ Galway, NY

  • Open House
  • Plant Sales
  • Special Guest Speaker / Vendor:
    • Terry Kowalczuk from Flora Peculia - Toronto, Canada.
      Flora Peculia is dedicated to the promotion of Neofinetia falcata and Japanese orchids in Canada and around the world. The goal is to search out, bring for sale and grow species of Japanese orchids, including Neofinetia falcata, Sedirea japonica, Dendrobium moniliforme and Japanese Cymbidium goeringii. They have over 100 varieties, all grown and presented in the traditional Japanese way.

  • Additional Guest Vendors:
    • Daryl Yerdon of Kelleys Korner Orchid Supplies - Milford, NH.
      Kelly's Korner will again be present to offer their array of growing supplies ... please contact Daryl Yerdon at Kelley's Korner to place your pre-orders.
      Note: Kelley's Korner will be offering a 10% discount for prepaid preorders to be delivered at the open house using Coupon Code: PIPINGROCK2019

    • Jurate Calise of Grace Emporia - Jamestown, RI.
      Grace Emporia offers unique wearables with orchid motifs... hand embroidered jackets, shawls, original scarves, and decorative one of a kind pillows. A selection of vintage orchid pins and unusual jewelry accents the textile collection. Designer Jurate Calise fabricates much of the collection, as well as integrates beautiful complementary items from talented artisans.

  • NENYOS & Piping Rock Orchids Sponsored Picnic Lunch - including Hamburgers,
    Hotdogs, Pulled Pork Sandwiches, all types of salads and more

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2010 Open House PicnicThis combined event has been a hit with all those who've attended in the past. Area orchid societies and fellow growers are all welcomed to come, browse the nursery, share in the camaraderie of fellow orchid aficionados, learn from our guest speakers, and even grab lunch!


M2010 Open House - Speaker: Glenaking this event all the more rewarding, a special guest will be speaking on & vending Orchids as well as being on hand for your general orchid questions.



2010 Open House - GreenhouseThe beautiful Piping Rock Orchids' Greenhouse will be full of unusual flowering treasures that will surely broaden your perception.


Tentative Schedule:

  • 10:30 AM ~ Open for Guests (Socializing / Shopping)
  • 12:15 PM ~ Lunch
  •  1:45 PM ~ Raffle
  •  2:00 PM ~ Welcome all guests
  •  2:15 PM ~ Guest Speaker
  •  4:00 PM - 5:00PM (Socializing / Shopping)