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    Saturday, November 16 (lasts 2 days) - Essex County Orchid Society Show & Sale, Comber, Ontario (0 members going)
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    Saturday, November 16 (lasts 2 days) - Deerfield Beach Orchid Society Show "Orchid Obsession", Boca Raton, FL (0 members going)
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    Saturday, November 16 (lasts 2 days) - Everything Orchids , Frederiksted , Virgin Islands (0 members going)
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    Thursday, November 21 (lasts 4 days) - Associacion Altaverapacense de Orquideologia "XXXVI Exposición Internacional de Orquideas, Cobán", Coban, Alta Verapaz (0 members going)
  5. 4 7 2019 8 51 59 pm Saturday, November 30 (lasts 2 days) - Saginaw Valley Orchid Society Show & Sale, Saginaw, MI (0 members going)
  6. 4 7 2019 10 43 36 pm Saturday, January 4 (lasts 2 days) - Sarasota Orchid Society Show "Orchids in Paradise", Sarasota, Florida (​1 member going)
  7. Ftlaud012020 Friday, January 10 (lasts 3 days) - Fort Lauderdale Orchid Society Show "The 20/20 Orchid Vision", Fort Lauderdale, FL (0 members going)
  8. 9 26 2019 11 07 30 pm Saturday, January 11 (lasts 2 days) - Florida West Coast Orchid Society Show, Seminole, FL (0 members going)
  9. 11265000 436778309833085 492213725698890720 n Thursday, January 16 (lasts 4 days) - Sociedad de Orquidistas del Caribe "Guayama Vive el encanto", Guayama, Puerto Rico (0 members going)
  10. 11 12 2019 1 35 36 pm Friday, January 17 (lasts 3 days) - Miami Orchid Society's "Tamiami International Orchid Festival", Miami, FL (0 members going)
  11. 9 29 2019 6 43 42 pm Friday, January 17 (lasts 3 days) - North Jersey Orchid Society Show and Sale, New Brunswick, NJ (0 members going)
  12. 11 28 2018 5 50 51 pm Friday, January 24 (lasts 3 days) - Gulf Coast Orchid Society Show & Sale, Gautier, MS (0 members going)
  13. 9 29 2019 6 50 13 pm Saturday, January 25 (lasts 2 days) - Cape and Islands Orchid Society Annual Show, Hyannis, MA (0 members going)
  14. 945719 462825687144162 371952875 n Saturday, January 25 (lasts 2 days) - Grand Valley Orchid Society Show, Grand Rapids, MI (0 members going)
  15. 9 9 2018 3 20 51 pm Saturday, January 25 (lasts 2 days) - Orchid Society of Minnesota "St. Paul Winter Carnival Orchid Show", St. Paul, MN (0 members going)
  16. 9 9 2018 3 22 52 pm Saturday, January 25 (lasts 2 days) - Peninsula Orchid Society Show & Sale, Redwood City, CA (0 members going)
  17. 9 29 2019 7 30 47 pm Friday, January 31 (lasts 3 days) - Susquehann​a Orchid Society Show "For the Love of Orchids", Hershey, PA (0 members going)
  18. 4 7 2019 5 59 58 pm Saturday, February 1 (lasts 2 days) - Orchid Society of Greater St. Louis "Orchids on Safari", St. Louis, MO (0 members going)
  19. 9 9 2018 3 38 22 pm Saturday, February 1 (lasts 2 days) - Madison Orchid Growers Guild "Orchid Quest", Madison, WI (0 members going)
  20. 9 9 2018 3 41 32 pm Saturday, February 1 (lasts 2 days) - Venice Area Orchid Society Annual Show & Sale, Venice, FL (0 members 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: Jamaal Hooker, United States | Anat Dodds, Davie, FL | Michelle Spain, Fuquay-Varina, NC | JF Antoine, United States | Terry Brophy, Melbourne, Fl | Cleo Efpraxiadou, athens, Greece, Greece | Monica Rossi, Rome, Lazio, Italy | Al Turner, United States | Gonzalo Rotondaro, Buenos Aires, Argentina |

   Member-Added Plants:

Walnut valley lime stars Pcv. Walnut Valley Lime Stars plant grown by William Gorski in Marco Island, Florida.

Latest Articles

3 5 2019 1 08 04 pm

PET Method of Potting Catasetums

Posted by Stephen Van Kampen-Lewis 9 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 9 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 9 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 9 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 9 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 9 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 9 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 9 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 9 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 9 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. Jamaal Hooker asked question Endemic orchids in Puerto Rico in category General Discussion
  2. Michael Heffernan asked question Ruby Eyes ‘Tetra Baron’ in category General Discussion
  3. Kevin Fernandez asked question Unknow orchid in category Vandaceous
  4. Kevin Fernandez asked question Yellow leaves in category General Discussion
  5. Karen Kaye asked question details for care. Food, fan location etc in category General Discussion

New Comments

  1. Stephen Cowley commented on orchid Gym. nigra
  2. Image Carol Holdren commented on topic "Unknow orchid" by Kevin Fernandez
  3. Image Carol Holdren commented on topic "Yellow leaves" by Kevin Fernandez
  4. Image Carol Holdren commented on topic "Ruby Eyes ‘Tetra Baron’" by Michael Heffernan
  5. CASSIO VAN DEN BERG commented on orchid Psy. atropurpurea
  6. Alicia PANTANO commented on topic "Looking for Plant Identification" by Jeanne M Uzar
  7. John Marmaro commented on orchid E. mariae
  8. 2016 11 03 Jeanne M Uzar commented on member plant Pths. tribuloides by Jeanne M Uzar
  9. Image Carol Holdren commented on topic "details for care. Food, fan location etc" by Karen Kaye
  10. Edward Zapata commented on topic "Help with ID, Please & Than You! " by Elizabeth Padilla
  11. 2016 11 03 Jeanne M Uzar commented on member plant Bulb. Crownpoint by Jeanne M Uzar
  12. Image Carol Holdren commented on topic "One And The Same?" by John Small
  13. Image Carol Holdren commented on member plant Rth. Lemon Drop by Christopher Dolan
  14. John Small commented on orchid Eny. Golden Sunburst
  15. Image Carol Holdren commented on topic "orchid search" by Ashley Matherne
  16. Edward Zapata commented on member plant C. purpurata var. Flamea x sanguinea by Carol Holdren
  17. Moises Viana commented on topic " I need help identifying this orchid" by Moises Viana
  18. Image Carol Holdren commented on topic "I need help identifying this plant" by Gabriel Simões
  19. Robert H. Findlay commented on orchid Mps. Jefferson Pérez
  20. Edward Zapata commented on member plant C. Sir Jeremiah Colman 'Blue Moon' by Edward Zapata


Members with Most Plants (Public)

  1. 2016 11 03 Jeanne M Uzar of Citrus Heights, California with 680 plants.
  2. Cym tracyanum %281355%293 Barry Zimmerman of Milpitas, California with 258 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 96 plants.
  6. Judy Wagner of Vero Beach, Florida with 82 plants.
  7. Chase Hubbard of Asheville, NC with 71 plants.
  8. 92f7c225 2490 4d3b 822c 2f4b8f30d6b8 Mary Lane of Naples, Florida with 68 plants.
  9. Paph hsinying jewel x paph hsying jewel september 09 2018 Adrienne Alexander of Cape Elizabeth, ME with 65 plants.
  10. Terry Moore of Champaign, IL with 57 plants.
  11. Amphion aspis %28fuliginosa x bowmanii%29 1 George Dimos of Vermont south 3133, Victoria, Australia with 57 plants.
  12. Xavier Hung of Davis, CA with 54 plants.
  13. Nicholas Goode of Brooklyn, NY with 54 plants.
  14. 36474725 10209467301960032 7781409249090863104 n Phạm Thanh Hải of Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam with 49 plants.
  15. 2c91367f 187d 45dd a008 e7128a3b9468 Frances LaVigne of Naples, FL with 45 plants.
  16. John Marmaro of SPRING HILL, FL with 45 plants.
  17. Sharon photo feb 2017 Sharon Stretton of Gympie, Queensland, Australia with 41 plants.
  18. 20141207 154203 Diana Sammy of Siparia, Trinidad and Tobago with 41 plants.
  19. Taylor Boyle of Phoenix, Arizona with 40 plants.
  20. Lee Ailshie of SC with 40 plants.