The Baton Rouge Orchid Society held a potting discussion and demonstration on May 15.
Various members showed their preferred techniques, including the type of pots and potting media they prefer. After the discussion, each attendee was given an orchid plant with materials for potting it.
A webinar explaining fertilizers and micronutrients that will make orchids grow and flower will take place June 19 at the Burden Center, 4560 Essen Lane. The society has a project to set up an orchid conservatory on the Burden campus. At 6:30 p.m., all members will be able to tour that facility to see how it is progressing. It is within walking distance of the Conference Center, where the program meeting will be held at 7 p.m.
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