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ANNIVERSARY ORCHID SHOW

Cancellation of Anniversary Show

ANNIVERSARY ORCHID SHOW

When: 18-19th April 2020

SAT. 18th  9am - 4pm        SUN. 19th  9am - 3pm

                                    CANCELLED

OVER $5000 IN PRIZEMONEY!

REDCLIFFE DISTRICT ORCHID SOCIETY 50TH
PINE RIVERS ORCHID SOCIETY 40TH

orchid logo pine rivers logo

Redcliffe Showgrounds, Scarborough Rd, Redcliffe
Buses welcome - ample parking

  • Open to all exhibitors Local and international wholesalers EFTPOS on plant sales
  • Refreshments available

Admission $4

For more information phone Lionel 0408 626 124 OR email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Wholesalers who will be attending our 2020 Anniversary Orchid Show 18-19th April

Robertsons Orchids - Specialists in Paphiopedlium, Phalaenopsis and Cattleya orchids

Windemere Orchids - Located on top of Mt. Tamborine, supplying a range of orchids from Cattleyas, Oncidiums etc.

Sakdisri Daughters Nursery - An international grower from Thailand. Many flasks available.

Woolf Orchid Culture - One of the largest orchid nurseries in Aust. producing a wide range of species and hybrids

Orchid Mania - Mainly species with some flasks

Ivan’s Orchids - A passion for Paphiopedliums

Foliage Plus - Anthuriums, ferns etc.

Tinonee Orchid Nursery - Specialising in the breeding & propagation of many genera from natives to the popular genera from many countries around the world

Orchidaceous Supplies - Offering an extensive range of orchid supplies from bark to pots & fertilisers etc.

Darryl Banks OrchidsFamily owned business with a wide range of genera

Red Fox Orchids - Stocking a sourced from all over the world large variety of genera & species

Orchids Mackay - Located near Mackay stocking Vandas, Dendrobiums, Cattleyas, Oncidium alliance & various species.

Cultural notes: Brisbane – October / November

 

WATER REQUIREMENTS

FERTILISER REQUIREMENTS

PEST CONTROL

OTHER COMMENTS

CATTLEYA
Alliance

Water thoroughly
weekly for larger pots, every second day for small pots

Every week with high nitrogen fertilizer at half strength

Check for insects, scale, rots etc. and spray as necessary

 

    

Dampen floors regularly to increase humidity. Air circulation around plants is important

DENDROBIUM
(Intermediate)

Two to three times a
week in the mornings

Weekly with quarter strength low nitrogen, high PK fertilizer 

Do not use high nitrogen fertiliser 
 

DENDROBIUM
(Phalaenanthe) 
(Hardcane)

Two to three times a
week in the mornings
Weekly with quarter strength low nitrogen, high PK fertilizer Water and gertilise regularly to maintain growth of new canes 
 

PAPHIOPEDILUM

Water every two to
three days when days are hot. Water in mornings
Every two weeks with high nitrogen fertilizer at half strength  Damp down floors around midday on hot days
 

PHALAENOPSIS

Two to three times a
week in the mornings
 Weekly with quarter strength low nitrogen, high PK fertilizer Damp floors and under bench on hot days. Try to have leaves dry by nightfall
 

VANDACEOUS

Water daily including root system. Try to avoid Water in crown of plant Weekly with quarter strength low nitrogen, high PK fertilizer  Vandaceous orchids thrive on heat, humidty and good air circulation 
 

GENERAL
COMMENTS

Most orchids are in active growth now, so will benefit from regular watering and fertilizing to optimize new growth. Overcrowding can result in spindly and sickly new growth which can start to rot