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San-Cap Orchid Society announces guest speaker for month

January 11, 2019
Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander

The Sanibel Captiva Orchid Society will meet on Jan. 21 at 1:30 p.m. at The Community House, at 2173 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel.

Guest speaker Michael Coronado, of R.F. Orchids in Homestead, will discuss "Orchids in the Landscape."

Orchid enthusiasts are encouraged to come at 1 p.m. for a fundamentals session, where members talk about their techniques for growing orchids. Gary Murza will speak on "Insecticides - Why, When and How." Anyone with questions or an "ill" orchid that needs diagnosis can bring their plants to the meeting during show and tell.

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Orchids growing in the landscape at the Naples Botanical Gardens.

Most meetings include an orchid sale, as well as a raffle.

Members are invited to participate in a monthly show at each meeting. Ribbons are awarded for the best hybrid and the best species orchids.

Membership is $25 per person or $45 for couples; guests are $5.

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