Don’t be intimidated, “they” say.
You can learn “to grow and properly care for orchis,” says Robert Lauri, one of the event organizers of “Orchid Masquerade” at The Huntington. She will talk about “Growing Stanhopea” on Sunday, October 20th. Lauri suggests joining an orchid society with monthly meetings for tips. (Find a local group here.)
Saturday will have lectures on repotting orchids with Suki Nax and fragrant orchids with Angelic Nguyen (1 p.m. and 3 p.m., respectively).
The show “promises to present exotic blooms in lush displays exhibited by local orchid societies and commercial growers.