Episode 24: Orchids with Joan Porteous

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Happy Spring Equinox! It’s official time to start planning, seeding and seeing your 2018 garden come to life. Maggie & Dave share how their kicking-off Spring in two totally different ways and answer an awesome listener question about growing bok choy. It might just be the answer you need to start some early crops! Then the lovely, Joan Porteous — President of The Manitoba Orchid Society — joins The Grow Guide to chat about the beautiful but misunderstood orchid plant. She debunks some common myths (think ice cubes) and shares her favorite tips and tricks for getting your orchid to rebloom. Plus, she GIVES AWAY 4 tickets to this weekend’s Manitoba Orchid Show at the Assiniboine Park Conservatory in Winnipeg.

*Must be Manitoba resident to enter.

To win this week’s giveaway join the Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/276990892799327/

To connect with Maggie: https://www.instagram.com/fromsoiltosoul/

To connect with Dave: https://www.instagram.com/sagegardenherbs/

To connect with Gardens Manitoba: https://www.instagram.com/gardensmb/

To learn more about The Manitoba Orchid Society: http://www.manitobaorchidsociety.ca/

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