Open House at Piping Rock Orchids

Open House, Picnic, & Guest Speakers

Saturday ~ May 31st, 2014 ~ 10:30 AM
2270 Cook Road ~ Galway, NY

  • Open House
  • Plant Sales
  • Special Guest Speaker / Vendors:
    • Kyle Saunders (Speaker) Cattleyas - history, breeding, culture, and a demonstration of repotting and dividiing.
    • Marguerite Webb (Speaker & Plant Sales: J&L Orchids) Marguerite's presentation will focus
      on orchids that thrive in terrariums.  Plants will be available and may also be pre-ordered.
  • 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, two special guests will be providing presentations on Orchids as well as being on hand for your orchid questions.

Kyle Saunders of New York City (Speaker) Topic: Cattleyas - history, breeding, culture, and a demonstration of repotting and dividiing

Marguerite Webb (of J&L Orchids): Marguerite will be speaking on orchids that thrive in terrariums and her presentation will also include planting demonstrations! She plans to use a variety of orchids and companion plants to show how simple it is to create lovely self-contained environments. Marguerite will also be bringing plants for sale for both terrariums as well as traditional fare. 



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

Plants will also be available from J&L Orchids of J&L Orchids.


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)