Speaker, Terry Groszeible from Forestview Garden Orchids
Topic: Growing Phaphiopedilum Orchids on Windowsills
Terry Groszeibl grew up in Southern Ontario. After graduating with a diploma in horticulture, he worked for Agriculture Canada as a horticulturalist for 5 years. After that, Terry became the head grower and production manager for two large greenhouse operations in Ontario.
In 2005 Terry and his wife and business partner, Charlotte Teggin moved Forestview Gardens to British Columbia where they put their many years of growing experience to work. Forestview Gardens specializes in Paphiopedilum. They also grow a wide variety of other orchid genera including Cattleya, Dendrobium, Miltoniopsis, Oncidium and other genera.
CVIOS will hold it’s September meeting at the North Oyster Community Center, at 13467 Cedar Road 11:30 to 2:30. There will be a brief business meeting followed by a display of plants brought in by members, a coffee break, prize draw and a featured presentation.
Whether you're a beginner or expert orchid grower, bring your questions - you will find our members very friendly and knowledgeable.