By Carol Zakahi
The queen of orchids are usually kept for the cattleyas. And usually, they are the ones that are the largest and they bring much attention to themselves.
In the case of our club’s “Queen of Orchids”, we are referring to a member that demonstrates all the qualities of one that is totally in love with orchids – Nancy Shibata.
I am so grateful that I had this opportunity to know this wonderful person for the past 30 plus years in the orchid club. Not bringing much attention to herself, usually just sitting in the same place….in the front where she wants to make sure she hears the officers, speakers and keep up to date of what is going around her.
May Show & Tell
The show & tell at the May 14 meeting was like a mini orchid show of ... view photos »
April Show & Tell
A wide variey of blooming orchids were displayed at the KDOC meeting in April ... view photos »
March Show & Tell
Some of Kona's finest blooms were on display at the KDOC meeting March 12 ... view photos »
February Show & Tell
February produced some of the finest orchid blooms in Kona ... view photos »