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Speaking Events

If you are interested in scheduling me as a speaker, please send an email to or fill out the form on the "Contact" page.
Current Programs:
  • "Growing Ladyslipper Species in the Home Environment": Culture tips for Paph and Phrag species for those without a greenhouse or living in the tropics
  • "Orchids 101": Stop the serial killing of orchids! Introduction to the world of Orchids, their care, and what to do with the orchids that you can find in the box stores and nurseries.
  • "Growing Aroids, Hoyas, and African Violets in the Home Environment" 
  • "African Violets at Home- growing, repotting, and propagating"
  • Workshop: repotting orchids and other plants- the when, how, and why of repotting
  • More programs in progress- have a topic in mind? Send an email and I can tailor or create a program to your group's needs!

Upcoming speaking events:
  • Lake Forest Garden Club, Lake Forest, IL. "Orchids 101"- General care seminar and repotting workshop. March 2022.
  • Lake Forest Garden Club, Lake Forest, IL. "African Violets at Home- growing, repotting, and propagating"- General care seminar and repotting+propagation workshop. April 2022.
Previous events:
  • Central Illinois Orchid Society, February 10th, 2020. Champaign, IL.
  • Illinois Orchid Society, June 14th, 2020 via Zoom Presentation. Chicago, IL.
  • New Mexico Orchid Guild. 1:30PM July 12th, 2020 via Zoom Presentation.