Monthly Archives: August 2012

Stephanie’s Crunchy Salad

Mahalo to June Kaichi for obtaining this recipe from Stephanie Conant, served at the May 2012 meeting: CHOP: ½ head of red cabbage ½ head of green cabbage 2 scallions 2 unpeeled Granny Smith apples 1 papaya ADD: 2–3 grated …
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June on George

Up to now, I just knew George as the man who took pride in his orchids. Every month it was a joy to see him introduce his beautiful orchids that one could see he had a passion for growing. It …
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It Was an Awesome Show and Sale!

Judging by the smiles on everyone’s faces, this year’s 30th Anniversary Show and Sale, “Kona’s Orchids Through Time,” was a great success. The show combined a bit of old and new. Many wonderful things were back: the sale, with its …
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A Great Bus Trip

This year’s around-the-island bus tour was very fun, productive, and delicious. The hours just flew past with so many great activities. We visited two beautiful nurseries (Carmela’s and Kalapana Tropicals) and bought way too many plants! Wait, can you ever …
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Orchid Friends Indeed

By Carol Zakahi, a memoir of her experiences relating to Vanda Miss Joaquim, the focus of her beautiful display at the 30th Anniversary Show and Sale In the year of 1957, little did I know of the world outside of …
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