The 15th annual Camellia Workshop/Open House, presented by the Greater Fort Walton Beach Camellia Society, will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Feb. 15 at the Okaloosa County Extension Service Building, W. 127 Hollywood Ave. in Fort Walton Beach. This is an open house type event, so participants. 



Attendees will receive one-on-one, hands-on instruction from local Camellia society members on various aspects of growing camellias, including pruning, air-layering, propagation, etc. Information about planting and caring for
camellias throughout the year will also be provided. Visitors are encouraged to bring samples of leaves, blooms, etc., to the Pests/Diseases table for
evaluation of plants about which they are concerned.



Camellia plants will be available for purchase. Additionally, visitors will have the opportunity to join the Greater Fort Walton Beach Camellia society, the Gulf Coast Camellia Society, and the American Camellia Society.



The Greater Fort Walton Beach Camellia society holds its regular meetings on the third Tuesday of each month at the Okaloosa County Extension Service Building. For more information, call Tom at 850-803-1161 or email camelliafwb@cox.net.