Missouri Botanical Garden Orchid Show 2008


MBG: Orchid Show 2008

Return this year to childhood wonder of magical plants with “Storybook Classics.” The theme of the 2008 orchid show was inspired by plant-related children’s classics like Jack and the Beanstalk, Johnny Appleseed, Peter Rabbit, and The Secret Garden. Experiencing the color, beauty, and fragrance of over 800 blooming orchids in the middle of winter is indeed a magical experience. Listen to intriguing stories about orchid lore and history, and learn how to care for your own plants.


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Title: 8# – Evaluation/Feedback

7# – Where can I learn how to grow orchids?

February 15th, 2008

Voice: Chip Tynan Resources: Kemper Center fact sheets, Plant Doctor I’m Chip Tynan of the Horticulture Answer Service. The Garden offers a number of… Go to Episode

5# – Orchids in the Veiled Prophet Parade

February 15th, 2008

Voice: Babs Wagner Resources: Public Relations fact sheet, Bulletin articles, Kemper Center handout I’m Peter Raven. The Garden’s orchid collection… Go to Episode

2# – Orchids 101

February 15th, 2008

Voice: Jim Cocos Resource: Talking Orchid script, Bulletin articles, 2005 and 2006 Orchid Show brochures, Public Relations fact sheet I’m Jim Cocos,… Go to Episode

1# – About MBG's collection

February 15th, 2008

voice: Babs Wagner Resource: Kemper Center fact sheet I’m Babs Wagner and I take care of the Garden’s orchid collection. It’s one of the largest… Go to Episode