Cathy Green, chair of the Greater Akron Orchid Society Show
, says the allure of orchids lies in "the fact that they are exotic. They take patience to grow, and a lot of them bloom maybe
two times a year." Actually, we like the colorful plants because they play a big role in Adaptation
Sat., March 4, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun., March 5, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.