Dr. Ingelia White, Professor of Botany and Microbiology, and Coordinator of the Agripharmatech Program at the University of Hawaii—Windward Community College will be the featured speaker at Wednesday’s (August 9, 2017) meeting of the Honolulu Orchid Society. She will be speaking on the antifungal and nutritional values of Vanda Miss Joaquim. Vanda Miss Joaquim is commonly used for making Vanda leis. After the presentation, Dr. White will announce the upcoming World Orchid Conference in Ecuador in November, and will show some slides of Ecuadorian orchids, their orchid shows and conferences.
The meeting will commence at 7:00 PM in the Lanakila Elementary School Cafeteria. Guests are more than welcome.