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1# – Welcome from Dr. Peter Raven

1# – Welcome from Dr. Peter Raven
11 years, 6 months ago voice: Dr. Peter H. Raven Welcome to the Garden and to our fabulous “The Art of Orchids” show. I’m Peter Raven, president of the Missouri Botanical Garden. Our talented horticulture and design staff works hard every year to bring you this beautiful ... voice: Dr

2# – How is the orchid show at the Garden created?

2# – How is the orchid show at the Garden created?
11 years, 6 months ago Voice: Pat Scace, exhibit designer I’m Pat Scace, the exhibit designer in the Floral Display Department. Would you believe it takes a full year to plan and prepare for this orchid show?! After we choose a theme, my assistant and I work closely with a ... Voice: Pat

3# – How are the orchids cared for behind the scenes?

3# – How are the orchids cared for behind the scenes?
11 years, 6 months ago Voice: Babs Wagner I’m Babs Wagner, the horticulturist in charge of the Garden’s orchid collection. Behind the scenes in the greenhouse, we tend thousands of plants. For the orchid show, I display as many different kinds as I can, so you can see the ... Voice: Babs

4# – How many orchids are in the Garden's collection?

4# – How many orchids are in the Garden\u0027s collection?
11 years, 6 months ago Voice: Jim Cocos, Vice President of Horticulture Resource: Public Relations fact sheet I’m Jim Cocos, Vice President of Horticulture. This Garden’s orchid collection is one of the largest and finest in the country. We grow more than 8,000 plants in our ... Voice:

5# – What is the history of the Garden's orchid collection?

5# – What is the history of the Garden\u0027s orchid collection?
11 years, 6 months ago Voice: Andrew Colligan, archivist and historian Resources: Public Relations fact sheet, Bulletin articles, Kemper Center handout I’m Andrew Colligan, the Garden’s archivist and historian. The Missouri Botanical Garden has collected, grown and displayed ... Voice:

6# – Where do orchids originate and how do they grow?

6# – Where do orchids originate and how do they grow?
11 years, 6 months ago Voice: Dr. Jim Solomon, curator of the herbarium Resource: Talking Orchid script, Bulletin articles, 2005 <#38> 2006 Orchid Show brochures Hi, I’m Dr. Jim Solomon, curator of the herbarium here at the Missouri Botanical Garden. Did you know that ... Voice: Dr.

7# – What are the threats to orchids growing in the wild?

7# – What are the threats to orchids growing in the wild?
11 years, 6 months ago Voice: Dr. Peter H. Raven, president Resources: 2005 Orchid Island brochure If you read the bestseller The Orchid Thief, by Susan Orlean, then you not only would have been highly entertained but you would have learned that since Victorian times, ... Voice: Dr. Peter H

8# – Where can orchids be seen throughout the year at the ...

8# – Where can orchids be seen throughout the year at the Garden?
11 years, 6 months ago Voice: Jenn Wolff, Exhibit and Information Coordinator Hello, I’m Jennifer Wolff, Exhibit and Information Coordinator at the Garden. A portion of our orchid collection is always on display throughout the year. Just inside the Beaumont Room under the ... Voice: Jenn

9# – Where can I find information on how to grow orchids?

9# – Where can I find information on how to grow orchids?
11 years, 6 months ago Voice: Bob Vander Linden, volunteer in the orchid range Resources: Kemper Center fact sheets, Plant Doctor I’m Bob Vander Linden, a Master Gardener volunteer in the orchid range. Here at the Garden, you can turn to a number of sources for plant care ... Voice: Bob V

10# – Where can orchids be purchased?

10# – Where can orchids be purchased?
11 years, 6 months ago Voice: Jan Simons, Vice President of Retail Operations I’m Jan Simons, Vice President of Retail Operations. Stop by the Garden Gate Shop and check out our great selection of potted orchids, and everything you need to grow them. If you’re buying an orchid ... Voice: