Tag Archives: Helen McDonald

The winners are …

Judging took place at the Tauranga Orchid Show this morning, keeping the hall buzzing as the various groups deliberated their choices. But finally not only were placing certificates slipped on to plants, but the trophies were decided too. Not surprisingly … Continue reading

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National Expo: Wrap

My little laptop went phut on the second day of Expo, hence no further postings (I finished the post below this one on my phone which was no fun). So here’s a wrap-up of a few bits and pieces. The … Continue reading

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BOP Orchid Show

The Bay of Plenty Orchid Society’s annual show was held yesterday and today. Champion plant (and an Orchid Council of NZ Award of Merit) went to Brascidostele Gilded Treasure ‘Mystic Maze’ grown by Jeanette Hewer of the Waikato Orchid Society. … Continue reading

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Tauranga champions 2017

The Tauranga Orchid Show is proving a great success – so many people have said they’re smiling all the way round the Alice in Orchidland display, which is beautifully supported by displays from the BOP Orchid Society, Whangarei Orchid Society, … Continue reading

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