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Cultivating Beauty: The Exciting World Of Orchids by Marc Hachadourian

Join Marc Hachadourian for a presentation of the extraordinary aura and mystery surrounding one of the world’s most celebrated plants and gain insight into how to cultivate one of the worlds most prized blooms. Click HERE to register.

    As the Senior Curator of the Orchid Collection at the New York Botanical Garden, Marc Hachadourian is the person behind the fabulous annual orchid show at the NYBG, which runs this year from February 15, 2020 through April 19, 2020.

    Join Marc Hachadourian for a presentation of the extraordinary aura and mystery of orchids and gain insight into how to cultivate one of the world’s most prized blooms. In this lecture and Marc’s new book, Orchid Modern: Living and Designing with the World’s Most Elegant Houseplants, he shares practical advice about their natural biology, a few tips and tricks, and details on how anyone can grow and bloom orchids in your home.

    Marc Hachadourian is Director of the Nolen Greenhouses for Living Collections and Senior Curator of the Orchid Collection at NYBG. He is a graduate of Cornell University with a degree in Plant Science. With over 25 years of experience in professional horticulture, he specializes in orchids, tropicals, aquatic and alpine plants, and has dedicated himself to increasing public awareness about the importance of global plant conservation and the appreciation of plant biodiversity. Marc’s talk will touch on the ethnobotany and biology of the orchid family.

    Lecture, Lunch and Book Signing $45 / Book $25

    Click HERE to Purchase Tickets & Books

    If you would like to reserve a table or be seated with specific attendees, contact Kelly Nolen at admin@elizabethparkct.org.