Friday, April 10, 2015

Penang Floral Festival 2015

Floral Festival Penang 2015

The Penang Floral Festival 2015 will be held at the Penang Botanic Gardens from 30 May to 7 June 2015. For the flower and garden fans, this ongoing festival for many years showcases the huge variety of local and hybrid orchids of Malaysia and is a big hit for orchid lovers in the region. 

In total, the will be over 800 orchids on display and among them are some really rare and unique species that attract orchid lovers from all over the world. Booths are set up for sales and information where many orchid traders from all over Malaysia will participate here for the Penang Flora Fest.

Floral Flower Festival in Penang
Lilli's on display 
Orchids in Malaysia
Various orchids are seen 
Penang Flower Festival 2015
Cats Tail and Orchids
Flower event in Penang
Lovely colours at the flower events in Penang
Among some of the unique orchids to see here are the Malaysian jungle orchids which are always very unique and different. Other flower species are also showcased while landscape designers will also be there to display their beautiful designs for home and corporate landscaping. 

Penang Flora Event Information:
Date: 30 May to 7 June
Open: 9.00 am to 7.00 pm
Admission: Free

Flower Garden Festival in Malaysia
Even guys are seen taking photos at floral events
Flower and Garden Festival Penang
Beautiful flowers are available
Penang Floral Festival 2015
Penang Botanical Gardens or Taman Botani, 
Jalan Kebun Bunga 10150, 
Penang Island

Malaysia Slipper Orchid
The beautiful Slipper Orchid
Just so you know, I was once an orchid collector about 15-20 years ago where I enjoyed collecting the many unique jungle species of orchids and my personal favourite was the Slipper Orchid. I usually got them on my many travels around Malaysia and the hardest part was getting them to grow in the city. I no longer collect orchids nowadays. 

For avid flower and garden lovers, there is also the Royal Floria Putrajaya 2015 which will take place in Putrajaya during the same time as the Penang event therefore anyone in Kuala Lumpur can catch the Putrajaya Floria and for those heading up north during early June, you can catch the Penang Floral Festival 2015 there. 

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