Horticultural and architectural worlds will converge with the celebration of the San Francisco Orchid Society’s 60th annual Pacific Orchid Exposition (POE) and the 75th anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge. Themed “A Salute to the Golden Gate,” the POE will display more than
Many varieties of orchids are surprisingly hardy and adaptable to outdoor living spaces where they lend a touch of the exotic.
150,000 orchid flowers from around the world Feb. 23 at the Fort Mason Center. Because of its diverse microclimates, the Bay Area is widely acknowledged as one of the best orchid growing regions and is home to hundreds of exotic species. Attendees can participate in educational exhibits from orchid growers, learn cultivation tips as they tour a virtual wonderland of orchids and purchase unique, rare varieties. For more information, visit orchidsanfrancisco.org.