Long Island Orchid Festival 2013Long Island Orchid Festival 2017
June 2 - 4, 2017
Planting Fields Arboretum State Historic Park

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The Long Island Orchid Society will be hosting its Fourth Annual Long Island Orchid Festival on June 2 through 4, 2017 at Planting Fields Arboretum State Historic Park. The festival will host numerous orchid vendors from around the world and include lectures from advanced orchid growers. Admission to the Long Island Orchid Festival is FREE, (Planting Fields Arboretum Parking $8 per car.)

 

Participating Vendors

Dragon Agro

Ecuagenera

(Deadline for preorders May 12)

Fair Orchids
Hang-A-Pot

J & L Orchids

Kelley’s Korner Orchid Supplies
is offering a 10% discount for all prepaid pre-orders to be delivered to you at Planting Fields Arboretum State Historic Park during the Long Island Orchid Festival. Simply shop online at the above link, enter Coupon Code LIOS2017 during the checkout process and 10% will be subtracted from your total purchase.

Marlow Orchids

Orchidphile

Orquideas Katia
Woodstock Gardens

 

Artist and LIOS Member Nancy Wernersbach

Artist & LIOS Member Nancy Wernersbach will give an orchid painting demo from 12 to 2 pm on Sunday June 4th and the finished painting will be raffled. You could be the winner of an original piece of orchid art!


 

http://www.nancywernersbach.com

 

 

Orchids, Flowers and Gardens

Art Exhibit by LIOS members and local artists. Enjoy fine art and photography that captures the beauty of flowers as seen through the artists' eyes.

 

Event Lecture times and dates

 

Friday, June 2, 1 PM

Speaker: Gustavo A Aguirre, Orquídeas Katía
Topic: Growing Colombian Pleurothallidinae

 

Saturday, June 3, 11 AM

Speaker: Peter Stegemann, LIOS President
Topic: Basic Orchid Culture

 

Saturday, June 3, 2 PM

Speaker: Dave Taft, LIOS Board Member
Topic: An Introduction to Native Orchids of the Northeast

 

Sunday, June 4, 1 PM

Speaker: Rich Heeseler, LIOS Treasurer
Topic: Successful Orchid Growing in the Home

 

For images of past Long Island Orchid Festivals, click HERE
or visit the "Past Events" tab on this site.

 

Planting Fields Arboretum State Historic Park is Long Island’s premier public arboretum and historic site located in Oyster Bay, New York. A former Gold Coast estate, the arboretum is comprised of 409 acres of greenhouses, rolling lawns, formal gardens, woodland paths, and outstanding plant collections. The original historic estate buildings remain including the 65 room Tudor Revival mansion, Coe Hall, which is open for tours spring through fall. The grounds, landscaped by the Olmsted Brothers of Brookline, Massachusetts, are spectacularly beautiful year round.



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Click HERE for Event Flyer
For further information email festival@longislandorchidsociety.org