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  1. In 4 days:
    Saturday, February 11 (lasts 2 days) - In Love With ….Orchids, Boca Raton, Florida (0 members going)

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    Saturday, February 11 - Tri-Center Judging Workshop - 2023, Dallas, Texas (0 members going)
  3. Friday, March 3 (lasts 3 days) - Orchid Express, Stuart, Florida ​(1 member going)
  4. Saturday, April 1 (lasts 2 days) - Hoot Loves Orchids, Port St. Lucie, Florida ​(1 member going)

Upcoming Global Events



Welcome new members: Nora Diaz, Vega Baja , Toledo St. 134, Puerto Rico | Suzie Ulbricht, San Anotnio, TX | Hearty Andaloc, ILIGAN CITY, LANAO DEL NORTE, Philippines | Scott Olin, Mount Pleasant , South Carolina | Christopher Farrington, Albuquerque , NM | Barbara Roth, Naples , FL | Per Borgstrom, San Diego | Nolan hinkle, Dripping springs , Texas | Paul Poirier, Rockford, Illinois |

   Recent Sale/Trade Plants:


Lc. Arleigh Ball $75.00 listed by Marcy Schwartz DAVIE, USA Local Only

Tolu. calochila $22.00 listed by Louisiana Orchid Connection Baton Rouge, USA

Oeo. rosea $12.00 listed by Louisiana Orchid Connection Baton Rouge, USA
You can List a Plant for Sale or Trade. It's a free service to our members.

   Member-Added Plants:

Bulb. romyi plant grown by Jean H Phillips in Port Charlotte, FL.

Featured Articles

Easy Orchids

Author is Ken Slump, posted almost 2 years ago Suggestions for Choosing Plants Requiring Minimal Care THIS SEEMS LIKE AN IDEAL TOPIC for an article. Many of us want to enjoy orchid flowers with a minimum of fuss and I have found that most ... Read More

Beginners Start Here

Author is Ken Slump, posted about 2 years ago A 12-Step Plan for Becoming a Successful Orchid Grower IF YOU ARE NEW TO THE ORCHID hobby and perhaps feel you are not enjoying the success with your plants that you had hoped for, read throug... Read More

Flower Boosters

Author is Roy Tokunaga, posted about 2 years ago Flower Boosters  Florida 2018 by Roy Tokunaga   Email:  [email protected]   Definition:  Anything that will empower my Orchid to spike more reliably with maximum flowers.   It can be cultu... Read More

Water: The Most Important Nutrient

Author is Roy Tokunaga, posted over 2 years ago We take water for granted.  It falls out of the sky.  It flows from the faucet.  Oahu city water is considered good for growing Orchids.   We use it without thought or concern. If you study orch... Read More

Newest Articles

Orchids.org Information

Author is Carol Holdren, posted 10 months ago Orchids.org is the website for the International Orchid Foundation (IOF).  We are a not for profit organization registered with the IRS and founded by three hobbyists who live in South Florida.  To... Read More

Orchid Wiz - what will we do without you?

Author is Carol Holdren, posted 11 months ago The announcement below came in my email today.  As an American Orchid Society Judge and hobby grower I will miss OrchidWiz immensely.  It is incredilby user friendly and useful.  If you just have p... Read More

Welcome New Members!! To be appointed administrator of your society or business page, please email us at [email protected]

Author is Carol Holdren, posted about 1 year ago You can tailor your society or business page yourself when you are the administrator. Add events and photos. Make Orchids.org a part of your outreach - it is all at no cost to you. When you list yo... Read More

Check out the great beginner articles by Ken Slump Added to ORCHIDS.ORG

Author is Sys Admin, posted almost 2 years ago The International Orchid Foundation is happy to announce the publishing of 71 articles written by Ken Slump, long time orchid grower and judge.  The content contains a weath of information, especia... Read More

New Topics

  1. Kelly Longley asked question fredclarkeara kelly longley in category General Discussion
  2. Harriet Schiele started topic Chloraea Magellanica in category General Discussion
  3. Marcia Whitmore asked question Find Zygoneria Adelaide Meadows in category General Discussion
  4. Roberto Lizama asked question Help to identify this Spiranthes from Guatemala in category General Discussion
  5. Linda Francis asked question Plant in category General Discussion

New Comments

  1. Heather Williams commented on member plant Phal. equestris '‘996’' by Cara Anderson
  2. Heather Williams commented on orchid Paph. Vintner's Treasure
  3. Heather Williams commented on member plant Bct. Yuan Nan Mini 'Queen Anne' by Linda Thorne
  4. Heather Williams commented on member plant Pths. racemiflora 'Seagrove Golden Fiddles' by Linda Thorne
  5. Carol Holdren commented on topic "Chloraea Magellanica" by Harriet Schiele
  6. Carol Holdren commented on topic "fredclarkeara kelly longley" by Kelly Longley
  7. Carmen Bou-Crick commented on member plant Oncostele Wildcat var. 'Golden Red Star' by Carmen Bou-Crick
  8. Henry Shaw commented on scheduled event "Diablo View Orchid Society Orchid Show & Sale" by Diablo View Orchid Society
  9. Sharie Heckaman commented on member plant Paph. Magic Cherry by Linda Hartman
  10. Linda Hartman commented on member plant B. nodosa by Linda Hartman
  11. Robert H. Findlay commented on member plant Den. rigidum 'Tom's Image' by Tom Kuligowski
  12. Carol Holdren commented on topic "Find Zygoneria Adelaide Meadows " by Marcia Whitmore
  13. Carol Holdren commented on member plant Psh. brassavolae by Miguel Espidio
  14. Edward Zapata commented on member plant Cym. Baltic Dew 'Freckle Face' by Edward Zapata

Members with Most Plants (Public)

  1. Gü​nther Eilers of North with 10​03 plants.
  2. Je​anne Uzar Hudson of Cross Hill, South Carolina with 81​9 plants.
  3. Va​nessa Monteiro of Carmo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil with 51​5 plants.
  4. Bar​ry Zimmerman of Milpitas, California with 258 plants.
  5. Ma​ry Lane of Naples, Florida with 24​3 plants.
  6. G. K. of Mount Vernon, NY with 21​1 plants.
  7. Je​fferson Lenzi of São Bernardo do Campo, São Paulo, Brazil with 16​6 plants.
  8. St​efan Neher of Arlington, Virginia with 12​7 plants.
  9. Ro​bert H. Findlay of Brewster, Massachusetts with 12​6 plants.
  10. Phi​llip Ting of San Jose, CA with 126 plants.
  11. Tan​ya Lam of San Jose, California with 124 plants.
  12. Wil​liam Gorski of Marco Island, Florida with 124 plants.
  13. Vi​ckie Seibert of Lancaster, Pennsylvania with 12​1 plants.
  14. St​even Kirincich of Concord, Massachusetts with 11​3 plants.
  15. Ni​cholas Stein of San Lorenzo, CA with 11​3 plants.
  16. Da​vid Anderson of Saint Louis, Missouri with 11​2 plants.
  17. Ja​mes Padgett of Kingsport, TN with 11​1 plants.
  18. Ch​ase Hubbard of Asheville, NC with 10​8 plants.
  19. Tom Kuligowski of Pompano Beach, Florida with 106 plants.
  20. Fr​ances LaVigne of Naples, FL with 10​5 plants.