“There is Gold in Recycling” is the theme at the ongoing Los Baños Horticulture Show 2017 at the University of the Philippines -Los Baños ( UPLB) Senior Social Hall area.
This is the first of the two shows. The next garden show is slated later part of the year.
Aside from these beautiful landscapes, There are individual plant competition, trade fair of local products,plant bazaars and lectures from the garden experts.
One can also take a quick stroll on the University of the Philippines campus and admire the mature trees, flowering plants, old buildings and take a food trip.
Among the big winners are Mr. Vicente Chin Jr. Mr. Jose Salacup
One can also buy some regional products like buko pie , handicrafts and espasol at the commercial area.
Schedule of Lecture Series
APRIL 22 (Saturday) at 2:00 PM
TOPIC: Tips on Growing Orchids
SPEAKER: Mr. Vic Chin Jr. — Vice President, LBHS
APRIL 29 (Saturday) at 2:00 PM
TOPIC: Care of Cactus and Succulents for Beginners
and Advanced Collectors
SPEAKER: Mr. Lino Rom — President, Cactus and Succulents Society of the Philippines, Inc.
The show is until May 1, 2017 from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm and There are minimal entrance fees of Php 20 for the general public and Php15 for students and senior citizens with valid ID’s.
Photos are courtesy of Mr. Jose Diego Roxas a Agricultural Biotechnology student