Celebrate the exciting world of orchids! Explore our orchid displays, learn how to successfully grow orchids and consult with an expert for personal guidance.

Demystifying Orchid Growing for the Hobbyist: What Do Ice Cubes Have To Do With It?
Carol Allen, The Orchid Lady
10 AM
Join our special guest and orchid expert, Carol Allen, as she guides us through successful orchid growing and blooming for the windowsill gardener. Learn where and how the Phalaenopsis (moth orchid) was grown and how that influences windowsill culture. Carol will cover the cultural basics to ensure grower success. It is as easy as light, water, and repotting!

Orchid Clinic
Hosted by the National Capital Orchid Society and the Lord Fairfax Orchid Society
Bring your orchids, photos or questions and consult with an orchid expert one-on-one.

Repotting Demonstration
10 AM - 2 PM
Merrifield Orchid Experts
Learn how to select the supplies you need and correctly repot your orchid working with our team of orchid experts.