Philippine Orchid Society in partnership with Quezon City government, Quezon City memorial circle administration and with sponsors Del Monte, Philippines, Manila Bulletin and Villar Sipag Foundation opened the 72nd mid-year show with stunning landscape exhibits.
l-r Mrs. Susan Lee, Mrs. Josefina ” Joy ” Belmonte -Alimurung, Senator Cynthia A. Villar, Mrs. Gloria Angara, Mrs. Evelyn G. Laviña and Mr. Kelvin Niel Manubay
The ribbon cutting ceremonies was held at the Hardin ng mga Bulaklak ( Flower Garden), past 4:30 pm with Quezon City Lancaster band.
Floral Designer’s Circle of the Philippines
Guests of honor included Mrs. Evelyn G. Laviña (Department of Agriculture-Undersecretary,Undersecretary for High Value Crops and Rural Credit), Senator Cynthia A. Villar, Mrs. Gloria Angara and Mrs. Josefina ” Joy ” Belmonte -Alimurung ( Vice Mayor of Quezon City).
First place-Best Orchid in Landscape -Mr. Manuel and Mrs. Susan Lee
Mrs.Ana Ruth Purificacion-Conde and Mrs. Corazon Purificacion-Second Place
Mrs. Ana Ruth Purificacion-Conde and Mrs. Corazon Purificacion- Third Place
Fortune Catering Services
Fortune Catering Services was the official caterer of the event. The meal that the catering had provided was already an early evening meal.
The early evening meal meal consists of rice, pork kaldereta, lumpiang shanghai, pancit canton, mix fruits salad with pili nuts and desserts.
For those who wanted to avail of their catering services , the minimum is 55 people at Php 300 per head or Php 16,500. They are based in Makati .
Contact Person : Mr. Eric Ang
Contact Details : 254-9686 /254-97-03
members and guests
The show is until September 10, 2018 and there will be daily lectures and talks starting tomorrow. There are also about 60 stalls with different kinds of orchids, plants, plastic pots, fertilizers and other items for sale.
There is a minimal entrance fees of Php 30 for the general public and Php 20.00 for students, senior citizens and pwd with valid Id’s.
Note: This is the partial list of winners of the 72nd mid-year orchid and garden show