A midwinter escape! A vibrant display of hundreds of orchids takes the chill off even the coldest winter day. Artful and imaginative horticultural design features orchids of all forms and colors in the warm Dorothy M. Davis Showhouse.
Orchids! Special Programming
Orchids Talks: Presentations on the wonders of the orchid species. Sunday–Friday, 2pm
Orchid Walks: Tours of the exhibition with a staff horticulturist. Saturdays, 11am
Highlights of Art and Orchids: Learn more about orchids and Jamie Kirkell's artwork. Saturdays, 2pm
Orchid Sundays: Central Ohio Orchid Society members answer questions about orchid care. Sundays, 1–4pm
Jamie Kirkell: Orchids and Irises in the Garden
A collection of silk artwork by renowned artist Jamie Kirkell is also on view. Kirkell's large floral paintings bring a freshness and lightness to the field of botanical art. Kirkell studied classical batik under Indonesia's master batik artist, Bambang Oetoro. He currently lives in Sarasota, Florida and exhibits internationally.