The New Mexico Orchid Guild usually meets on the second Sunday of the month at the Albuquerque Garden Center, 10120 Lomas Boulevard Northeast.

Please join us on March 12th at the special time of 1:00 pm               We are pleased to welcome Tom Mirenda speaking on                      “Orchid Innovations of the Taiwanese”

Tom Mirenda has been the Orchid Collection Specialist at the Smithsonian Institution for the last 10 years. There he cares for and curates an extremely diverse collection of orchid species and hybrids from all over the world. His position includes developing and producing huge educational exhibits using the collection plants that last up to 4 months and are visited by hundreds of thousands of visitors. He is passionate about seeking collaboration between the worlds of Botanic Gardens, the hobbyist community, commercial growers and scientists to work together toward the goal of protecting orchids and their habitats.


As always quality plants for sale as well as all the supplies you may need to grow your orchids.

Bring a blooming orchid for show and tell.




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