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Month: April 2014

Calvin Kumano Wows Members with Phalaenopsis Presentation at April Meeting

Calvin Kumano Wows Members with Phalaenopsis Presentation at April Meeting

Calvin Kumano was the featured speaker at the April meeting of the Honolulu Orchid Society.  The meeting was held on Wednesday, April 9 at the Lanakila Elementary School Cafeteria.  One of the largest crowds of the year heard an excellent presentation on Phalaenopsis cultivation.  Calvin brought to the meeting more than a dozen blooming Phalaenopsis, most of which were bred by him.  He demonstrated potting of the plants from baby (community pot) size plants to mature, overgrown plants.  Many in more »

Field Trip to Waianae Nurseries on Saturday, April 12

Field Trip to Waianae Nurseries on Saturday, April 12

The Honolulu Orchid Society will be joining the Aiea Orchid Club on a field trip to three orchid nurseries in Waianae.  Those interested in attending the field trip should meet at the Nanakuli McDonalds (87-2028 Farrington Highway) at 8:00 AM on Saturday, April 12.  Carpooling is encouraged as parking at the nurseries is limited.  The field trip will include visits to Kodama Orchid Nursery, Kogachi Orchid Nursery and Hawaii Pacific Orchids.  The field trip will end at around noontime. Here more »

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