Open House at Piping Rock Orchids


Open House, Picnic, & Guest Speakers

Saturday ~ June 6th, 2015 ~ 10:30 AM
2270 Cook Road ~ Galway, NY

  • Open House
  • Plant Sales
  • Special Guest Speaker / Vendors:
    • Terry Kowalczuk - the owner of FLORA PECULIA, is known for having perhaps the largest retail collection of Neofinetia falcata (fuukurin) varieties in Canada. Terry has a passion in preserving and presenting Neofinetia as a special plant in the historic Japanese tradition. Flora Peculia carries over 100 varieties of Neofinetia and is growing!

      Terry is also a gardener with KIVA GARDENS and the Music Director of COUNTERPOINT COMMUNITY ORCHESTRA in Toronto. Having directed Beethoven's Ninth Symphony is one of his greatest personal joys. Terry has a passion in preserving and presenting Neofinetia as a special plant in the historic Japanese tradition. Flora Peculia carries over 100 varieties of Neofinetia and is growing!

    • Additional Speaker: (to be announced...)


  • 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 speaking on / vending Orchids as well as being on hand for your generaal orchid questions.

Terry Kowalczuk - the owner of FLORA PECULIA, is known for having perhaps the largest retail collection of Neofinetia falcata (fuukurin) varieties in Canada. 

Additional Guest: (to be announced...)

 

 

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)