Training

 

Home Up Training Potting

The Valentine's Sale has ended, but check out these continued Sale Orchids
 Additional Sale Items on Sale Orchids Page 
Just till the end of February though!
When you repot, you may choose to purchase an orchid pot from us and use that for repotting your orchid in the repotting class.

 Orchid Classes
  
I have an orchid. Now what do I do with it?
Learn how to grow, care for and bloom your orchids
   Ironwood Estate Orchids is conducting
       Beginner Classes and Hands on Repotting Class

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Beginner Class is about 2 hours     Hands on Repotting Class is about 1 1/2 hours
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 2018 Classes

January 2018

Saturday January 20th Beginner Class 9:00 am       Saturday January 20th Hands on Repotting Class 1:00 pm
Wednesday January 24th Beginner Class 9:00 am  Wednesday January  24th Hands on Repotting Class 1:00 pm

February 2018

Saturday February 17th Beginner Class 9:00 am       Saturday February 17th Hands on Repotting Class 1:00 pm
Wednesday February 21st Beginner Class 9:00 am   Wednesday February 21st Hands on Repotting Class 1:00 pm

March 2018
Wednesday March 28th Beginner Class 9:00 am    Wednesday March 28th Hands on Repotting Class 1:00 pm
Saturday March 31st Beginner Class 9:00 am         Saturday March 31st Hands on Repotting Class 1:00 pm

April 2018
Wednesday April 18th Beginner Class 9:00 am    Wednesday April 18th Hands on Repotting Class 1:00 pm
Saturday April 21st Beginner Class 9:00 am         Saturday April 21st Hands on Repotting Class 1:00 pm

May 2018
Wednesday May 9th Beginner Class 9:00 am    Wednesday May 9th Hands on Repotting Class 1:00 pm
Saturday May 12th Beginner Class 9:00 am       Saturday May 12th Hands on Repotting Class 1:00 pm

June 2018
Wednesday June 13th Beginner Class 9:00 am    Wednesday June 13th Hands on Repotting Class 1:00 pm
Saturday June 16th Beginner Class 9:00 am         Saturday June 16th Hands on Repotting Class 1:00 pm

July 2018
Wednesday July 18th Beginner Class 9:00 am    Wednesday July 18th Hands on Repotting Class 1:00 pm
Saturday July 21st Beginner Class 9:00 am         Saturday July 21st Hands on Repotting Class 1:00 pm

August 2018
Wednesday August 22nd Beginner Class 9:00 am    Wednesday August 22nd Hands on Repotting Class 1:00 pm
Saturday August 25th Beginner Class 9:00 am          Saturday August 25th Hands on Repotting Class 1:00 pm

September 2018
Wednesday September 12th Beginner Class 9:00 am    Wednesday September 12th Hands on Repotting Class 1:00 pm
Saturday September 15th Beginner Class 9:00 am         Saturday September 15th Hands on Repotting Class 1:00 pm

October 2018
Wednesday October 17th Beginner Class 9:00 am    Wednesday October 17th Hands on Repotting Class 1:00 pm
Saturday October 20th Beginner Class 9:00 am         Saturday October 20th Hands on Repotting Class 1:00 pm

November 2018
Thursday November 15th Beginner Class 9:00 am    Thursday November 15th Hands on Repotting Class 1:00 pm
Saturday November 17th Beginner Class 9:00 am      Saturday November 17th Hands on Repotting Class 1:00 pm

Beginner Classes
Sign up for  Beginner Classes
The Beginner Class is for people who are not yet familiar with growing orchids.  This class will teach you how to care for orchids, going over the special growing needs of orchids.  You will also learn about reblooming orchids.  The class will cover major most-usually grown genera of orchids.  You will receive written class material which you will keep.  You get to ask questions, make notes and learn what orchids you can grow in your environment.
After the class ends, you will be able to purchase orchids, decorative pots, potting and other orchid supplies.
The cost of the Beginner class is $20.00 per person.


Sign up for Hands on Repotting Class
The Hands on Repotting Class:  This is for people who are early in growing orchids, only growing them for a short time or only have a few and need more information.  The class will go over the basics of growing orchids to make sure that everyone is clear on the basics.  You get to ask questions.  Then the class will move to repotting orchids. You will be instructed on the why and how to repot for the major most-usually grown genera of orchids.  You will get to do a hands-on repotting of a small orchid in order to get the feel of what to do when you repot your orchids.  You get to keep the small orchid that you pot.  You will get to ask questions, make notes and receive written instructions on repotting orchids.
After the class ends, you will be able to purchase orchids, decorative pots, potting and other orchid supplies. 
The cost of the Repotting Class is $25.00 per person

How To Register: Call (828) 294-3950 or e-mail info@ironwoodorchids.com to register for any of the classes. 
Please indicate the date and time that you are registering for. 
Give the name and contact phone # of each person attending the class. 
The Beginner Class is about 2 hours and the Repotting Class is about 1 1/2 hours.
Location:  The classes are held at the greenhouse of Ironwood Estate Orchids
3757 Sandy Ford Rd., Hickory, NC  28602

*Special class dates and times can be made for groups who would like to take the class together.
 
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Ironwood Estate Orchids, 3757 Sandy Ford Rd., Hickory, NC  28602  (828) 294-3950 
e-mail:  info@ironwoodorchids.com
    Website: www.ironwoodorchids.com

Directions: from I 40 take exit 321A, will be on 321 going South.  Take River Rd. exit #41.  Left at top of ramp onto River Rd., go two miles, at T intersection turn right onto Sandy Ford Rd., 5th house on left.  Sign for Ironwood Estate Orchids at driveway greenhouses behind home.

 

Groups are welcome.  Groups of 5 to 12 may arrange special times and dates that suit the group and us.  Please contact Phyllis Erikson to arrange for your group to come to the greenhouse to take the class.  (828) 294-3950 or info@ironwoodorchids.com
Thank you to each of our customers!
It is you who make this a business and a wonderful experience.
We invite you to come to the greenhouse (by appointment) and
enjoy the ever changing environment of blooms, plant growth and orchid offerings.
 Dale and Phyllis Erikson  Still growing and enjoying orchids after more than 30 years

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