How to Grow Orchids - a hands-on program at the library

J & L Orchids will present a hands-on program, Growing Orchids in the Home, covering all aspects of growing orchids, when the Long Hill Garden Club meets on Monday, Nov. 24 at the Trumbull Library. The meeting begins at 11:30 a.m., and the program will start at 12:45 p.m.

Discussions will cover the necessary culture components such as light, temperature, watering and how to create an environment hospitable to orchids. The talk will be illustrated with a variety of orchid plants, as well as humidity trays, types if growing media, and more. Terrarium culture will also be discussed.

Cordelia, Lucinda and Marguerite purchased J & L Orchids in 1979. They have traveled the globe lecturing and participating in orchid shows by exhibiting and selling orchid plants from their extensive and unusual collection.

For further information, contact Leslie at 203-892-5644.