Public Gardens Photo Tours forum: Little Brook Orchids

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Name: Carol H. Sandt
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania (Zone 6b)
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Apr 6, 2016 2:23 PM CST
To my amazement, I recently learned that there is a greenhouse in Lancaster County Pennsylvania, almost entirely devoted to orchids: Little Brook Orchids, 25 Rider Avenue, Lancaster. They sell orchids, board them (a totally new idea for me!), and repot them. Here are some of the orchids in their greenhouses:

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Here is the greenhouse devoted to boarded plants; visitors are not permitted to enter but can look in from the entrance:
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Little Brook Orchids recently won some awards at the Southeastern Pennsylvania Orchid Society Show:
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Staff members are very hospitable and welcoming; it is an intriguing place to visit.
Carol H. Sandt

“Once you stop learning, you start dying.” – Albert Einstein
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Apr 6, 2016 5:24 PM CST
That would be a nice job to have, quite the unique idea.
Thanks for the tour.
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