Key art for The Orchid Show: Singapore

Orchid Care Demonstrations

Saturdays & Sundays: February 23–April 28, 2019

2:30 & 3:30 p.m.

NYBG’s orchid experts discuss the basics of orchid care, including advice on how to choose and successfully grow these elegant plants.

Please note that space in the Conservatory’s GreenSchool is limited and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

A yellow and black slipper orchid.

Troubleshooting with Orchids

March 2 & 3; April 6, 7, 20, 21, 27, & 28
Is your orchid distressed? Join us for a lesson on basic orchid care and a list of dos and don’ts that will keep your plants thriving. Some of the most common mistakes and maladies will be covered, including tips on how to rescue ailing orchids.

A pink and white Dendrobium orchid.

Easy Orchid Care

February 23 & 24; March 9, 10, 23, & 24; April 13 & 14
Join us for a discussion of some of the easiest orchids to grow at home. Discover the best varieties to keep based on lighting and humidity, and learn basic maintenance routines so that your orchids thrive and bloom for years.

A vanilla orchid.

Fantastically Fragrant Orchids

March 16, 17, 30, & 31
Interested in orchids that will tickle your nose and stimulate your senses? Join us for a discussion of some of the best orchids to grow at home for both color and fragrance. Learn basic orchid care and experience the fragrance of many orchid varieties.