Orchids forum: 63rd Pacific Orchid Expo in San Francisco

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Name: tarev
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tarev
Feb 22, 2015 12:00 AM CST
We went to the POE in SF today Hurray! Lovely day to be there, cool 69F and sunshiny!
Took some photos hope you all enjoy them Smiling
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There are also very nice exhibits of carnivorous plants this year: nepenthes, pinguiculas, droseras, heliamphoras. No sarracenias were there, maybe because at this time of the year most are still dormant.
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And tillandsias too: I was really more engrossed with the orchids, so I only got one photo: but there were others there and some other bromeliads too.
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Name: Jim Hawk
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hawkarica
Feb 22, 2015 7:13 AM CST
Wow, what a delightful display to wake up to on a Sunday morning! Thanks so much for thinking of us, Tarev. Hurray!

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Name: Ursula
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Ursula
Feb 22, 2015 7:57 AM CST

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I echo that!! Smiling Thanks so much Tarev!!
Name: tarev
San Joaquin County, CA (Zone 9b)
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tarev
Feb 22, 2015 10:43 AM CST
Happy to share the fun! Big Grin Big Grin Hurray!
Name: Carol
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ctcarol
Feb 22, 2015 1:20 PM CST
Me too! Thank You! I've always wanted to go to that show, but it's a bit too far away.
Name: Ken Ramsey
Starkville, MS (Zone 8a)
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drdawg
Feb 22, 2015 2:47 PM CST
Good work there, Tarev. So many beautiful plants and flowers, it almost overwhelms the visual senses!
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Name: tarev
San Joaquin County, CA (Zone 9b)
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tarev
Feb 22, 2015 5:59 PM CST
It's my annual treat for myself too and I collect the postcards of the other orchid societies announcing their forthcoming shows for this year too Big Grin
Name: Kate
Holmes Beach, FL (Zone 10a)
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karmatree
Feb 23, 2015 6:21 AM CST
Wow!!!! I saw that Dendrobium pendulum yesterday at Selby Gardens festival.....I was very tempted. Such an interesting plant! Thank you for sharing those!!!
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Name: Tara
NE, Florida (Zone 9a)
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terrafirma
Feb 24, 2015 2:12 PM CST
Looks like it was great fun! Glad you posted the pics! Thumbs up

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