Big crowd had visited the opening of the bromeliad , cactus and succulent show at the SM Mall of Asia, Atrium,Pasay City.
ribbon cutting ceremony
The exhibit will also showcase some of the newly created hybrid by Filipinos. There are also on the spot photography contest.
list of sellers
The show began with ceremonial ribbon cutting with 60 booths selling different kinds of plant from ordinary cacti, bromeliads, tillandsia, gardening supplies, fertilizers, pots, orchids, carnivorous plants among others.
booth selling different kind of cacti, succulents
There were also daily talks, seminar and on the spot raffle for those attending the event.
Neoregelia Rodrigo Duterte breed by Ms. Joan Onari from Davao
Billbergia x Emil Yap III
One Million Plant
One of the highlight of the show, is the rare variegated form of Sanseviera rorida variety “Boy Ganigan” Regale. It is roughly around $19,440.86 conversion rate.
The show is in partnership with Manila Bulletin , Agriculture magazine and Arids and Aroid Events Management. For those who wanted to come, There is no entrance fees and the show will until June 23, 2019 Sunday.
Note: Photos are courtesy of Mr. Lebon Ong, Arids and Aroid, Mr. Marlon Valdellon