Our first meeting of this season will NOT be on
the first Tuesday, as it it the day after Labor Day and we have
traditionally seen a poor turnout then.
So, all are welcome to come on Tuesday the 11th of September
at 7:30 pm, for "Growing
for Perfection," by Dr. David Rosenfeld, (the second Tuesday of
David and his wife Joan have been growing
orchids for almost 40 years. They have a varied collection with approximately
1,500 orchids in a 700 square foot warm and intermediate greenhouse.
Approximately 300 of the plants are species. The Rosenfelds have received 88
AOS awards, including 27 cultural awards and 22 Miltoniopsis
awards. David has been fortunate to have 12
articles published in the AOS journal, ORCHIDS, on topics varing from orchid
culture of rare species to historical personalities of the 19th century orchid
As this is the start of our new year, DUES ARE DUE. Please bring Annual dues of $20
individual, $25 family. Please
make checks payable to Pinelands Orchid Society.
Dues pay for our coffee/tea/water from Cadbury, and for
our speakers’ fees, etc.
Refreshments are a highlight of the club
meetings, as well as a nice welcome for our guests and speakers. If your last name begins with A-G, please bring a
sweet or savory snack to share. (Drinks provided.)
Doors will open to accept Show Table Plants at 7:00 p.m.
Remember: Show Table plants, along with their
completed Show Table slips, must be on the Show Tables by 7:30 p.m. sharp in order
to be eligible for judging!
See you there