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    Saturday, September 21 (lasts 2 days) - Ridge Orchid Society Show "Orchids Gone Wild", Bartow, FL (0 members going)
  2. 4 7 2019 10 54 59 pm Saturday, September 28 (lasts 2 days) - Smoky Mountain Orchid Society Show, Knoxville, TN (​1 member going)
  3. 12 26 2018 4 41 47 pm Thursday, October 3 (lasts 4 days) - Maui Orchid Society - Maui Fair "Orchidland Show", Wailuku, HI (0 members going)
  4. 9 7 2018 1 32 53 pm Saturday, October 12 (lasts 2 days) - Gainesville Orchid Society Show "Orchids in the Garden", Gainesville, FL (0 members going)
  5. 9 7 2018 12 35 57 pm Friday, October 25 (lasts 3 days) - Delray Beach Orchid Society Show "Orchids on the Square", Delray Beach, FL (​1 member going)
  6. Eios 102019 Saturday, October 26 (lasts 2 days) - Eastern Iowa Orchid Show & Sale, Cedar Rapids, IA (0 members going)
  7. 9 9 2018 3 38 22 pm Saturday, February 1 (lasts 2 days) - Madison Orchid Growers Guild "Orchid Quest", Madison, WI (0 members going)
  8. 9 7 2018 12 40 06 pm Saturday, February 8 (lasts 2 days) - Boca Raton Orchid Society Show "In Love With... Orchids", Boca Raton, FL (​1 member going)
  9. Saturday, April 11 (lasts 2 days) - Flamingo Gardens Orchid Society Show, Davie, FL (​1 member going)


Upcoming Global Events

9 6 2018 11 54 08 am

23rd World Orchid Conference, Taiwan

Starting Monday, March 9, 2020 (lasts 4 days) Event by The World Orchid Conference Trust Read More
11 29 2018 9 36 27 am

19th European Orchid Council Conference and Exhibition, Denmark

Starting Thursday, May 6, 2021 (lasts 4 days) Event by Danish Orchid Society / Dansk Orchide Klub Read More


Welcome new members: Beverly Matherne, Bourg, LA | Ashley Matherne, United States | Deanna DeLong, Penuelas, PR, Puerto Rico | John Son, United States | Giovanni Leal, Bogota, Cundinamarca, Colombia | Elizabeth Padilla, Mint Hill, NC | Yi Lynn Ooi, United States | Christian Dravac, United States | Nurul Hidayah, Tasikmalaya , Ciawi, Indonesia |

   Member-Added Plants:

Bletilla striata 041019 Bletia. striata plant grown by Jeanne M Uzar in Citrus Heights, California.

Latest Articles

3 5 2019 1 08 04 pm

PET Method of Potting Catasetums

Posted by Stephen Van Kampen-Lewis 7 months ago Hi All, I made a video on the PET method of Catasetum potting. I'm pretty sure this is the first such video like this in English. Enjoy! https://youtu.be/eMXBwGhuT6I Read More
3 1 2019 6 07 02 pm

OrchidWiz: Offspring of Brassavola nodosa

Posted by Alex Maximiano 7 months ago To view the first-generation offspring of Brassavola nodosa in OrchidWiz, follow these steps: From the Start screen, enter partial text "nodosa" and click "Search Orchid".   A new tab ... Read More
3 1 2019 5 19 04 pm

OrchidWiz: Most Awarded Primary Hybrids of Genus Cymbidium

Posted by Alex Maximiano 7 months ago To find out the most awarded cymbidium primary hybrids in OrchidWiz, do the following steps: From the Start screen, select "ALL Genera".   A new tab called "Genera" appears.  In this s... Read More
3 1 2019 1 46 11 pm

OrchidWiz: Which Country has the Most Orchid Species?

Posted by Alex Maximiano 7 months ago With OrchidWiz, you can find what countries have the greatest number of naturally occurring orchid species.  To do this, from the Start screen, click the button "Areas": As you can see from th... Read More
3 1 2019 1 29 47 pm

OrchidWiz Species World Map

Posted by Alex Maximiano 7 months ago To see the OrchidWiz Species World Map, from the Start screen, click the Species Map button: OrchidWiz opens a new tab called "World Map".  In this map, there are buttons for each botanical re... Read More
2 28 2019 7 11 54 pm

OrchidWiz: Most AOS-Awarded Orchids of the Past Decade (Flower Quality)

Posted by Alex Maximiano 7 months ago This article shows how to use OrchidWiz to list the orchids most awarded by the American Orchid Society over the last decade (2009 through 2018).  To get this list, follow these steps: From t... Read More
2 28 2019 5 23 57 pm

OrchidWiz: Top Cattleyas Most Hybridized in the Last Decade

Posted by Alex Maximiano 7 months ago This article shows how to use OrchidWiz to list the Cattleya-Alliance orchids most hybridized over the last decade (2009 through 2018).  To get this list, follow these steps: From the top men... Read More
2 27 2019 9 40 08 pm

Finding a Cross in OrchidWiz: Method 3

Posted by Alex Maximiano 7 months ago This article covers finding a cross in OrchidWiz using the Group tab.  For the purpose of this article, let's assume we are looking for the name of the registered hybrid which is the result of cros... Read More
2 27 2019 5 03 07 pm

Finding a Cross in OrchidWiz: Method 2

Posted by Alex Maximiano 7 months ago This article covers finding a cross in OrchidWiz using the Orchid Search tab.  For the purpose of this article, let's assume we are looking for the name of the registered hybrid which is the result... Read More
2 27 2019 4 27 31 pm

Finding a Cross in OrchidWiz: Method 1

Posted by Alex Maximiano 7 months ago This article covers finding a cross in OrchidWiz using the Search Cross tab.  For the purpose of this article, let's assume we are looking for the name of the registered hybrid which is the result ... Read More

New Topics

  1. Ashley Matherne asked question orchid search in category Cattleya Alliance
  2. Elizabeth Padilla asked question Help with ID, Please & Than You! in category Dendrobiums
  3. Moises Viana asked question I need help identifying this orchid in category General Discussion
  4. Polina Alexander asked question Anyone has Happy Valentine for sale or trade? in category Phalaenopsis
  5. Gabriel Simões asked question I need help identifying this plant in category General Discussion

New Comments

  1. Moises Viana commented on topic " I need help identifying this orchid" by Moises Viana
  2. Image Carol Holdren commented on topic "I need help identifying this plant" by Gabriel Simões
  3. Robert H. Findlay commented on orchid Mps. Jefferson Pérez
  4. Edward Zapata commented on member plant C. Sir Jeremiah Colman 'Blue Moon' by Edward Zapata
  5. 2017 jim bio Jim Roberts commented on member plant B. Myakka Stars by Carol Holdren
  6. Lucas C commented on orchid Acia. strupifolia
  7. Arne Schon commented on member plant Psh. mariae by Arne Schon
  8. Arne Schon commented on member plant E. mariae by Taylor Boyle
  9. Taylor Boyle commented on member plant V. Pachara Delight var. 'Blue' by Taylor Boyle
  10. Taylor Boyle commented on member plant Den. Blue Twinkle by Taylor Boyle
  11. Taylor Boyle commented on member plant Crths. macrantha by Taylor Boyle
  12. Image Carol Holdren commented on topic "Anyone have a picture of RLC" by Omar Gonzalez
  13. Taylor Boyle commented on member plant Den. hancockii by Taylor Boyle
  14. Taylor Boyle commented on member plant Euph. euglossa by Taylor Boyle
  15. Taylor Boyle commented on member plant Cym. dayanum by Taylor Boyle
  16. Taylor Boyle commented on member plant Acia. pectinata by Taylor Boyle
  17. Taylor Boyle commented on member plant Mps. Mont Mado by Taylor Boyle
  18. Taylor Boyle commented on member plant S. cernua by Taylor Boyle
  19. Taylor Boyle commented on member plant Vdnps. Jiaho's Orange by Taylor Boyle
  20. Taylor Boyle commented on member plant E. adenocaula var. 'Nemorale' by Taylor Boyle


Members with Most Plants (Public)

  1. Cym tracyanum %281355%293 Barry Zimmerman of Milpitas, California with 258 plants.
  2. 2016 11 03 Jeanne M Uzar of Citrus Heights, California with 120 plants.
  3. David Anderson of Saint Louis, Missouri with 112 plants.
  4. 062 denunicum Tom Kuligowski of Pompano Beach, Florida with 106 plants.
  5. Phillip Ting of San Jose, CA with 95 plants.
  6. Judy Wagner of Vero Beach, Florida with 82 plants.
  7. Paph hsinying jewel x paph hsying jewel september 09 2018 Adrienne Alexander of Cape Elizabeth, ME with 65 plants.
  8. Terry Moore of Champaign, IL with 57 plants.
  9. Amphion aspis %28fuliginosa x bowmanii%29 1 George Dimos of Vermont south 3133, Victoria, Australia with 57 plants.
  10. 92f7c225 2490 4d3b 822c 2f4b8f30d6b8 Mary Lane of Naples, Florida with 57 plants.
  11. Xavier Hung of Davis, CA with 54 plants.
  12. Chase Hubbard of Asheville, NC with 53 plants.
  13. 36474725 10209467301960032 7781409249090863104 n Phạm Thanh Hải of Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam with 49 plants.
  14. 2c91367f 187d 45dd a008 e7128a3b9468 Frances LaVigne of Naples, FL with 45 plants.
  15. John Marmaro of SPRING HILL, FL with 45 plants.
  16. 20141207 154203 Diana Sammy of Siparia, Trinidad and Tobago with 41 plants.
  17. Sharon photo feb 2017 Sharon Stretton of Gympie, Queensland, Australia with 41 plants.
  18. Taylor Boyle of Phoenix, Arizona with 40 plants.
  19. Lee Ailshie of SC with 40 plants.
  20. Jardin GrisCar of Juangriego , Nueva esparta , Venezuela with 37 plants.