Sponsored by the New England Carnivorous Plant Society necps.org
Saturday, October 3, 2020, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM and Sunday, October 4 , 2020 , 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM At the Lake Street Garden Center, 37, Lake Street, Salem, New Hampshire - Directions
ADMISSION to the show is FREE!
Face Masks or Cloth Face Covering and Social distancing REQUIRED To practice social distancing, stay at least 6 feet (about 2 arms length) from other people who are not from your household in both indoor and outdoor spaces.
This is one of the largest collection of carnivorous plants displayed annually on the East Coast!
Plant lovers and all those who enjoy something different will be able to get up close to view hundreds
of carnivorous plants exhibited by the members of the NECPS. There are over 750 currently recognized carnivorous and protocarnivorous plant species and many more hybrids. We strive to represent plants from each carnivorous plant genus.
Visit the Venus Fly Trap Feeding Area where you can observe up close how these plants devour insects. Attend Free Seminars on the care and cultivation of carnivorous plants. Plants and growing accessories will be available for purchase for both novice and experienced growers from respected Carnivorous Plant Vendors and the NECPS and it's members. Society members will be present both days to explain how the plants feed, what they eat, where they live, and how they can be grown and enjoyed at home.
Visitors can expect to see carnivorous plants from all over the world including carnivorous plants that grow locally throughout New England!
LIVE Venus Fly Trap feedings!
Hundreds of plants are scheduled to be on display! Lots of opportunities for photographers!
Video from our 11th Annual Carnivorous Plant Show
Bog Building Workshop
Instructor: To be announced
Continuous, about a half hour duration.
Fee: to be announced
Saturday, October 3, 10:AM PM - 3:00 PM and Sunday, October 4, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Build a complete miniature bog with four temperate carnivorous plants in a 10 inch bowl. Learn about the plants, how to build a bog, and how to take care of it. All materials and instruction included.