Orchid show blossoms this weekend

Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park’s annual Orchid Show takes place Saturday and Sunday from 9am to 4:30pm daily.

The show features blooming orchid displays, hands-on workshops, orchid cut flower arrangements and an orchid plant sale. There are also educational exhibits and talks on growing orchids.

Produced jointly with the Cayman Orchid Society, the show is a fundraiser for programmes conserving the 26 species of orchids native to the Cayman Islands.

Call the Botanic Park office at 947-9462 for more information.