Upcoming Events Worldwide

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  1. Saturday, April 3 (lasts 2 days) - Flamingo Gardens Orchid Society Show, Davie, FL (​2 members going)

Upcoming Global Events

World Orchid Collections 2020, Taiwan

Starting
Today:
Tuesday, September 1, 2020 (lasts 4 months)
Event by Taiwan Orchid Growers Association (TOGA) Read More

World Orchid Conference, Taiwan

Starting Saturday, April 24, 2021 (lasts 10 days) Event by The World Orchid Conference Trust Read More

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: Mayanin Elziondo, CARACAS, MIRANDA, Venezuela | Natalie Vied, Lafayette, La | Rory O'Moore, Waldwick, NJ | Beverly VONDERPOOL, Birmingham, AL | Juliana F. Freitas, São José do Rio Preto, São Paulo , Brazil | Martina Hopkins, Davie, Fl | Montasser Nadeem, Dublin, Ireland | Liliam Moreira da Silva, Lliça De Munt, Barcelona, Spain | Lynette Caburnay, Fullerton , California |

   Recent Sale/Trade Plants:


Rth. Fuchs Orange Nuggett 'Lea' AM/AOS $18.00 listed by Sandi Block-Brezner Davie (Ft. Lauderdale), USA Local Only

Max. tenuifolia $50.00 listed by Sandi Block-Brezner Davie (Ft. Lauderdale), USA Local Only

Gty. Haddie Notch $15.00 listed by Sandi Block-Brezner Davie (Ft. Lauderdale), USA Local Only
You can List a Plant for Sale or Trade. It's a free service to our members.

   Member-Added Plants:

Lths. uxoria plant grown by Rory O'Moore in Waldwick, NJ.

Featured Articles

Odontoglossum luteopurpureum, alias Odontoglossum sceptrum

Author is Stig Dalström, posted 3 months ago Odontoglossum luteopurpureum Lindl., is really a widely distributed and variable complex, or “superspecies”, that due to geographic isolation in some areas have developed a degree of sub-speciation... Read More

Have Local Orchids to Sell or Trade?

Author is Sys Admin, posted 4 months ago Recently the Denver Orchid Society (DOS) had to cancel its March show due to Covid-19.  Like other societies, the DOS was stuck with many orchid plants for sale which it is now trying to sell to lo... Read More

Water: The Most Important Nutrient

Author is Roy Tokunaga, posted 4 months 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

Plant Vendor: How to List an Orchid for Sale (FREE)

Author is Yahoo Alex, posted 5 months ago The non-profit International Orchid Foundation (IOF) and OrchidWiz are joining hands to help orchid nurseries stay afloat during the current health crisis.  Together we have developed a new online ... Read More

Newest Articles

Odontoglossum deburghgraeveanum – A Natural Hybrid?

Author is Stig Dalström, posted 3 months ago In response to the musings by Andy Easton that Odontoglossum deburghgraeveanum is a natural hybrid between Odm. harryanum and Odm. wyattianum, I just want to add some comments based on observations... Read More

"Ain't Nature strange........”!

Author is Andy Easton, posted 3 months ago We made the crossing of Vuyls. Cambria ‘Plush’ (2n) × Oda. Charlesworthii 4n some years ago now. So long ago that already the clones of our selection, a really bright, true red, have already been c... Read More

Oda. Zephyr & Oda. Meteor

Author is Andy Easton, posted 3 months ago Two interesting old-timers here. Oda. Zephyr dates back to Thwaites' registration in 1911. This second generation Odont carries 3' inflorescences and at least 30 blooms. The hybrid was Cda. noezlia... Read More

Oda. Colwell

Author is Andy Easton, posted 3 months ago Well Oda. Colwell is not much to look at...... but it has produced several outstanding red breeding lines of today. Guided by Alan Moon, Eric Young picked up this plant from Charlesworth's and prod... Read More

New Topics

  1. John Small asked question Which is correct? in category General Discussion
  2. Jean Seymour asked question Can someone give me the name of this orchid? in category Phalaenopsis
  3. Debbie Chase asked question Help to Identify Orchid in category General Discussion
  4. Colin Campbell asked question Unmatched Oncidium Alliance Orchid in category General Discussion
  5. Maria Delaney asked question Double spikes on oncidiums in category Oncidium Alliance

New Comments

  1. Debbie Chase commented on topic "Help to Identify Orchid " by Debbie Chase
  2. Tien Pham commented on member plant V. Yip Sum Wah 'Flame' by Tanya Lam
  3. Carol Holdren commented on topic "Can someone give me the name of this orchid?" by Jean Seymour
  4. Carol Holdren commented on member plant Spathoglotis plicata (Ground Orchid) by Frances LaVigne
  5. Frances LaVigne commented on member plant Grt. Rosy Jewel var. alba by Frances LaVigne
  6. Barry Mellefont commented on article "ANTS: Nesting Between Osmunda and Bark Slab Requires Control Safe for Visiting Hummingbirds" by Robert M. [Bert] Hamilton (Compiler)
  7. Alex Maximiano commented on topic "Unmatched Oncidium Alliance Orchid" by Colin Campbell
  8. Carol Holdren commented on member plant Bc. Jairak Kiku 'Jairak kiku' by Frances LaVigne
  9. Frances LaVigne commented on member plant C. purpurata var. (flammea x sanguinea) by Carol Holdren
  10. Frances LaVigne commented on member plant Ascda. Kulwadee Fragrance by Frances LaVigne
  11. Melvin Waki commented on member plant Hwra. Lava Burst by Jeanne M Uzar
  12. Carol Holdren commented on member plant Den. Ruth Chun's Gemini by Melvin Waki
  13. Samuel Yanos commented on member plant Coel. rochussenii 'Waki' by Melvin Waki
  14. Mo Chen commented on member plant Den. longicornu by Mo Chen

Members with Most Plants (Public)

  1. Je​anne M Uzar of Citrus Heights, California with 80​7 plants.
  2. Bar​ry Zimmerman of Milpitas, California with 258 plants.
  3. Ro​ssy Sy of Auckland, 0630, New Zealand with 24​1 plants.
  4. G. K. of Mount Vernon, NY with 21​1 plants.
  5. St​efan Neher of Arlington, Virginia with 16​4 plants.
  6. Ma​ry Lane of Naples, Florida with 16​0 plants.
  7. Da​vid Anderson of Saint Louis, Missouri with 11​2 plants.
  8. Fr​ances LaVigne of Naples, FL with 10​8 plants.
  9. Phi​llip Ting of San Jose, CA with 106 plants.
  10. Tom Kuligowski of Pompano Beach, Florida with 106 plants.
  11. Ma​rk Bennett of Emerald, Victoria, Australia with 90 plants.
  12. Ch​ase Hubbard of Asheville, NC with 85 plants.
  13. Jud​y Wagner of Vero Beach, Florida with 82 plants.
  14. Te​rry Moore of Champaign, IL with 79 plants.
  15. Wil​liam Gorski of Marco Island, Florida with 67 plants.
  16. Ad​rienne Alexander of Cape Elizabeth, ME with 65 plants.
  17. Vi​ckie Seibert of Lancaster, Pennsylvania with 61 plants.
  18. Ro​bert H. Findlay of Brewster, MA with 61 plants.
  19. Be​n MG of Portland, Oregon with 60 plants.
  20. Al​eksander Simic of Skofja Loka, Slovenia, Slovenia with 60 plants.