21ST World Orchid Conference

Discussion in 'Calendar Events' started by wearsbunnyslippers, Sep 10, 2014.

  1. wearsbunnyslippers
    Offline

    wearsbunnyslippers Administrator Staff Member

    • Super Admin
    23%
    Joined:
    Dec 29, 2007
    Messages:
    6,333
    Likes Received:
    1,122
    Trophy Points:
    223
    Location:
    Johannesburg South
    WOC21


    Why go?

    An exhibition dedicated to beautiful flora, the 21st World Orchid Conference & Exhibition will be showcasing a number of bromeliads, carnivorous plants, staghorn ferns, an assortment of rare and unusual collector’s plants, and of course, a vast selection of orchids! The selection of orchids that will be available at the WOC21 include Cattleyas and Paphiopedilums from Suwada Orchid Nursery in Japan, Epidendrums from Orchid Valley Miura (Japan), warmth tolerant Cymbidiums from New Horizon Orchids (USA), Disa Flasks from Hildegard Crous (SA), Mascarene Orchid species from Malala Orchidees (Madagascar) and other African orchid species. And, at their merchandise booth, they will be promoting their new book “Anyone Can Grow Orchids”.

    When is it?

    Wednesday, 10 to Sunday, 14 September 2014.

    Where is it?

    Sandton Convention Centre, 161 Maude Street, Sandton.

    How much is it?

    Ticket prices are as follows:

    Scholars/Students/Senior (one day pass) – R80 per person
    One day pass – R120 per person
    Two day pass – R230 per person
    Three day pass – R325 per person
     
    Luis Embalo likes this.
  2. biotopical
    Offline

    biotopical Green fingers

    • APSA Member
    9%
    Joined:
    Apr 25, 2014
    Messages:
    109
    Likes Received:
    65
    Trophy Points:
    38
    Location:
    jhb
    yup will be going today and hoping they having super discounts :)
     
  3. tyronegenade
    Offline

    tyronegenade Specialist

    • APSA Member
    77%
    Joined:
    Oct 30, 2009
    Messages:
    2,706
    Likes Received:
    338
    Trophy Points:
    93
    Location:
    sunny Orange City, Iowa, USA
    We need photos! (Well, I need photos.)
     
  4. Slagter
    Offline

    Slagter Aquascaper

    • APSA Member
    • Sponsor
    73%
    Joined:
    Jan 29, 2008
    Messages:
    5,988
    Likes Received:
    915
    Trophy Points:
    173
    Location:
    Joburg
    I'd love to go, but I will be away from Friday... Pity.
     
  5. wearsbunnyslippers
    Offline

    wearsbunnyslippers Administrator Staff Member

    • Super Admin
    23%
    Joined:
    Dec 29, 2007
    Messages:
    6,333
    Likes Received:
    1,122
    Trophy Points:
    223
    Location:
    Johannesburg South
    its open thursday and friday too
     
  6. Slagter
    Offline

    Slagter Aquascaper

    • APSA Member
    • Sponsor
    73%
    Joined:
    Jan 29, 2008
    Messages:
    5,988
    Likes Received:
    915
    Trophy Points:
    173
    Location:
    Joburg
    Yeah, I'm in the Vaal tomorrow, and going to Pilansburg on Friday.
     
  7. biotopical
    Offline

    biotopical Green fingers

    • APSA Member
    9%
    Joined:
    Apr 25, 2014
    Messages:
    109
    Likes Received:
    65
    Trophy Points:
    38
    Location:
    jhb
    went last night,was nice and quiet but half the stores were closed .came back with two cattleyas and R1000 poorer
     
  8. tyronegenade
    Offline

    tyronegenade Specialist

    • APSA Member
    77%
    Joined:
    Oct 30, 2009
    Messages:
    2,706
    Likes Received:
    338
    Trophy Points:
    93
    Location:
    sunny Orange City, Iowa, USA
    No photos?
     
  9. Dewald
    Offline

    Dewald Valued Contributor

    • APSA Member
    23%
    Joined:
    Mar 9, 2012
    Messages:
    1,542
    Likes Received:
    593
    Trophy Points:
    123
    Location:
    Roodepoort
  10. biotopical
    Offline

    biotopical Green fingers

    • APSA Member
    9%
    Joined:
    Apr 25, 2014
    Messages:
    109
    Likes Received:
    65
    Trophy Points:
    38
    Location:
    jhb
    i have but its a shlep to upload but will try
     
  11. biotopical
    Offline

    biotopical Green fingers

    • APSA Member
    9%
    Joined:
    Apr 25, 2014
    Messages:
    109
    Likes Received:
    65
    Trophy Points:
    38
    Location:
    jhb
    [​IMG]
     
    Linxie likes this.
  12. biotopical
    Offline

    biotopical Green fingers

    • APSA Member
    9%
    Joined:
    Apr 25, 2014
    Messages:
    109
    Likes Received:
    65
    Trophy Points:
    38
    Location:
    jhb
    [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     
    Linxie likes this.
  13. biotopical
    Offline

    biotopical Green fingers

    • APSA Member
    9%
    Joined:
    Apr 25, 2014
    Messages:
    109
    Likes Received:
    65
    Trophy Points:
    38
    Location:
    jhb
    [​IMG][​IMG]
     
    Dewald and Linxie like this.
  14. tyronegenade
    Offline

    tyronegenade Specialist

    • APSA Member
    77%
    Joined:
    Oct 30, 2009
    Messages:
    2,706
    Likes Received:
    338
    Trophy Points:
    93
    Location:
    sunny Orange City, Iowa, USA
    Thanks, looks like a good show. Got any more?
     

Share This Page