GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.—While most West Michigan gardens are covered with a thick layer of snow, flowers will be in bloom this weekend at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park.
Meijer Gardens is hosting the 16th annual Orchid Show Jan. 25-26. Visitors can view hundreds of orchids in lush displays in the Grand Room. Members of the Grand Valley Orchid Society will be on hand to answer questions and highlight the unique specimens at the show, which is free and open to the public.
The orchid display will be open Saturday, from noon to 5 p.m. and Sunday, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Vendors will also be available to purchase orchid supplies and plants on Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Free orchid talks will also be held at the following times:
1 p.m. – Orchids for Beginners
2 p.m. – How to Repot Orchids