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    Thursday, March 28 (lasts 4 days) - Puerto Rico Orchid Society "70th Festival de Orquideas", San Juan, PR (0 members going)
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Upcoming Global Events

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10a Exposição/Venda Internacional de Orquídeas do Porto, Portugal

Starting Friday, April 5, 2019 (lasts 3 days) Event by Associação Portuguesa de Orquidofilia Read More
12 26 2018 6 28 50 pm

Redland International Orchid Festival, United States

Starting Friday, May 17, 2019 (lasts 3 days) Event by Redland International Orchid Festival Read More
11 27 2018 11 48 10 am

13th Asia Pacific Orchid Conference 2019, Malaysia

Starting Wednesday, July 24, 2019 (lasts 5 days) Event by Asia Pacific Orchid Conference Read More
9 6 2018 11 54 08 am

23rd World Orchid Conference, Taiwan

Starting Sunday, March 29, 2020 (lasts 9 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: Scott Leigh, Brisbane, QLD, Australia | John R Davis, Baulkham Hills, NSW, Australia | Mario Borstelj, Melbourne, vic., Australia | Liz McAlpine, Toronto, Ontario, Canada | Pat Schiavi, Reisterstown, Maryland | Paul Henn, Victoria, BC, Canada | Gule Tajkia, Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh | Simon Chantasirivisal, Sunnyside, New York | Stephanie Robida, Harmony , FL |

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Latest Articles

3 5 2019 1 08 04 pm

PET Method of Potting Catasetums

Posted by Stephen Van Kampen-Lewis 20 days 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 22 days ago To view the first-generation offspring of Brassovola 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 22 days 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 22 days 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 22 days 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 23 days 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 23 days 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 24 days 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 24 days 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 24 days 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. 92f7c225 2490 4d3b 822c 2f4b8f30d6b8 Mary Lane asked question Editing a Plant Entry in category General Discussion
  2. 2c91367f 187d 45dd a008 e7128a3b9468 Frances LaVigne asked question Can anyone ID this dendrobium. in category General Discussion
  3. 92f7c225 2490 4d3b 822c 2f4b8f30d6b8 Mary Lane asked question Add an orchid to my space in category General Discussion
  4. Milena Radeva asked question Orchid name in category Phalaenopsis
  5. Gilda Gómez asked question Dendrobium loddigesii in category General Discussion

New Comments

  1. 92f7c225 2490 4d3b 822c 2f4b8f30d6b8 Mary Lane commented on member plant Phal. OX Golden Apple ''Honeycrisp"' by William Gorski
  2. 92f7c225 2490 4d3b 822c 2f4b8f30d6b8 Mary Lane commented on topic "Add an orchid to my space" by Mary Lane
  3. 92f7c225 2490 4d3b 822c 2f4b8f30d6b8 Mary Lane commented on topic "Editing a Plant Entry" by Mary Lane
  4. Weyman Bussey commented on topic "Orchid name" by Milena Radeva
  5. Image Carol Holdren commented on article "PET Method of Potting Catasetums" by Stephen Van Kampen-Lewis
  6. 92f7c225 2490 4d3b 822c 2f4b8f30d6b8 Mary Lane commented on member plant Rlc. Burdekin Wonder 'Lakeland' by Mary Lane
  7. John Vernam commented on orchid Den. Little Andree
  8. Bio Alex Maximiano commented on topic "Can anyone ID this dendrobium." by Frances LaVigne
  9. Ronald Young commented on member plant Ett. Volcano Trick by Ronald Young
  10. giuseppe di ciommo commented on scheduled event "Southern Ontario Orchid Society Orchid Show & Sale" by Southern Ontario Orchid Society
  11. Gilda Gómez commented on topic "Dendrobium loddigesii" by Gilda Gómez
  12. Gilda Gómez commented on topic "How to add a not-listed plant" by Adrienne Alexander
  13. Image Carol Holdren commented on member plant Rlc. Prada Green Deluxe by Mary Lane
  14. Edward Zapata commented on topic "Selfing Question on Pollinating. " by Edward Zapata
  15. Edward Zapata commented on orchid Wils. Tropic Breeze
  16. Edward Zapata commented on topic "Some advice please" by Pieter Opperman
  17. Image Carol Holdren commented on member plant Lyon. Over Easy 'sun kissed' by frank Methmann
  18. nguyen doan commented on member plant Aergs. articulata by Tom Kuligowski
  19. Edward Zapata commented on topic "Name of Cymbidium? " by Edward Zapata
  20. Pete Ma commented on orchid Rlc. Princess Shasta


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  20. William Gorski of Marco Island, Florida with 25 plants.