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: Jennifer Bartell, Arvada, CO | Nicolas Villarreal, East Lansing, Michigan | Luis Imatani, Fort Worth, TX | Aida W, Miami, Florida | Marcelo Sicheroli, Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil | Tracey James, Brisbane , Queensland , Australia | Constance Browne, Schertz , Texas | Joseph Wong, Surfside, Florida | Laura S Chatfield, FORT MYERS, FL |

   Recent Sale/Trade Plants:


C. Purple Cascade 'Fragrant Princess' $40.00 listed by Sandi Block-Brezner Davie (Ft. Lauderdale), USA Local Only

Rth. Beautiful Nicole $20.00 listed by Sandi Block-Brezner Davie (Ft. Lauderdale), USA Local Only

Bsn. Maikai 'Louise' $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:

Coel. rochussenii 'Waki' plant grown by Melvin Waki in Aiea, Hawaii.

Featured Articles

Odontoglossum luteopurpureum, alias Odontoglossum sceptrum

Author is Stig Dalström, posted 2 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 3 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 3 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 4 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 2 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 2 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 2 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 2 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. Kate McMillan started topic Horticultural Charcoal vs Activated Charcoal in category General Discussion
  2. Susan smith asked question Vanda Samsri Gory in category General Discussion
  3. Edward Zapata asked question Sale and trade in category General Discussion
  4. Jackie Hartter asked question Cymbidiums not blooming in category General Discussion
  5. Robert Ferguson asked question Neomorrea in category General Discussion

New Comments

  1. Melvin Waki commented on member plant Coel. rochussenii 'Waki' by Melvin Waki
  2. Mo Chen commented on member plant Den. longicornu by Mo Chen
  3. Yahoo Alex commented on member plant Habenaria Tanager by David Nickerson
  4. Adam Almeida commented on member plant Chz. Hsinying Pink Doll 'Hsinying' by Melvin Waki
  5. Alex Maximiano commented on member plant V. Boschii by Adam Almeida
  6. Carol Holdren commented on member plant Ar. graminifolia by Adam Almeida
  7. Melvin Waki commented on member plant Pol. neobenthamia by Adam Almeida
  8. Melvin Waki commented on member plant Hwra. Lava Burst by Jeanne M Uzar
  9. Carol Holdren commented on member plant V. Nopporn White Diamond by Adam Almeida
  10. Melvin Waki commented on member plant V. Yip Sum Wah 'Flame' by Tanya Lam
  11. Tanya Lam commented on member plant Gra. stapeliiflora 'Waki' by Melvin Waki
  12. Gustavo Sánchez commented on orchid Lc. Blue Rose
  13. Carol Holdren commented on member plant Aerdv. Somsri Sunlight by Mary Lane
  14. Tanya Lam commented on member plant Cym. finlaysonianum by Tanya Lam

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 22​5 plants.
  4. Ma​ry Lane of Naples, Florida with 16​0 plants.
  5. St​efan Neher of Arlington, Virginia with 15​7 plants.
  6. Da​vid Anderson of Saint Louis, Missouri with 11​2 plants.
  7. Tom Kuligowski of Pompano Beach, Florida with 106 plants.
  8. Phi​llip Ting of San Jose, CA with 106 plants.
  9. Ma​rk Bennett of Emerald, Victoria, Australia with 90 plants.
  10. Ch​ase Hubbard of Asheville, NC with 85 plants.
  11. Jud​y Wagner of Vero Beach, Florida with 82 plants.
  12. Te​rry Moore of Champaign, IL with 79 plants.
  13. Ad​rienne Alexander of Cape Elizabeth, ME with 65 plants.
  14. Wil​liam Gorski of Marco Island, Florida with 61 plants.
  15. Al​eksander Simic of Skofja Loka, Slovenia, Slovenia with 61 plants.
  16. Be​n MG of Portland, Oregon with 60 plants.
  17. Vi​ckie Seibert of Lancaster, Pennsylvania with 60 plants.
  18. Ro​berto Lizama of Guatemala, Guatemala, Guatemala with 58 plants.
  19. Ro​bert H. Findlay of Brewster, MA with 58 plants.
  20. Al​essandra Longoni of Milano, Lombardia, Italy with 58 plants.