Ocean State Orchid Society Auction

WHEN: Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 10:00AM - 12:30PM
WHERE: Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum

Ocean State Orchid Society Auction

Saturday, APRIL 30, Preview Time 10 a.m. - Auction starting at 10:30 a.m.

Visit Blithewold on Saturday, APRIL 30th for Daffodil Days and you will also have the opportunity to enjoy the Ocean State Orchid Society (OSOS) Auction of Orchids.
OSOS will be presenting a wide range of species and hybrids for your buying pleasure. All plants have been purchased from growers just for this annual auction. Experts will be on hand to answer any and all questions regarding the plants on sale. They will also be happy to give you advice about any orchids you already own.

Visit the Ocean State Orchid Society’s website at www.OceanStateOrchidSociety.org or Blithewold’s website at www.blithewold.org Plants must be paid for with cash or check (no credit cards.) Refreshments will be served.

Free for Blithewold and OSOS Members.
Included with regular Mansion admission for non-members.

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