Alabama’s largest annual orchid show takes place September 18 – 20 at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens. Presented by the Alabama Orchid Society, the Alabama Orchid Show and Sale is a judged and nationally sanctioned American Orchid Society event. The garden auditorium will be filled with hundreds of beautiful orchids. And you can shop for orchid plants and supplies.
Orchid vendors include: Florida Star Nurseries and Supply from Marianna, FL – specializing in Cattleya orchids; Louisiana Orchid Connection from Baton Rouge, LA, – Breeder specializing in orchid species and hybrids; Marble Branch Farms from Wahalla, SC. – Breeder specializing in mini-Cattleya, Dendrobium orchids, and carnivorous plants; and The Orchid Gallery from Signal Mountain, TN – creator of “Cool Pots” and “Warm Pots,” selling orchid supplies and orchids.
The orchid show is free to the public. The event takes place over the course of three days:
- Friday, September 18th from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM (Note: exhibits not open, orchid sales only).
- Saturday, September 19th from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM (orchid exhibits open at noon)
- Sunday, September 20th from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
While you’re enjoying the orchid show, be sure to see the Birmingham Botanical Gardens newly restored conservatory, and explore the beautiful and unique gardens located throughout.
For additional information, please contact Glenn Bryant at 205-447-5285 or visit www.Facebook.com/AlabamaOrchidSociety