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    Friday, January 25 (lasts 3 days) - Fort Lauderdale Orchid Society Show "Orchid Paradise", Fort Lauderdale, FL (​1 member going)
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    Friday, January 25 (lasts 3 days) - Gulf Coast Orchid Society Show & Sale, Gautier, MS (0 members going)
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    Saturday, January 26 - National Capital Orchid Society "39th Annual Paphiopedilum Forum", Washington, DC, DC (0 members going)
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    Saturday, January 26 (lasts 2 days) - Orchid Society of Minnesota "Winter Carnival Orchid Show", St. Paul, MN (0 members going)
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    Saturday, January 26 (lasts 2 days) - Grand Valley Orchid Society "21st Annual Orchid Show", Grand Rapids, MI (0 members going)
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    Saturday, January 26 (lasts 2 days) - Cape and Islands Orchid Society Show, Hyannis, MA (0 members going)
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    Saturday, January 26 (lasts 2 days) - Peninsula Orchid Society Show & Sale, Redwood City, CA (​1 member going)
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    Wednesday, January 30 (lasts 5 days) - Asociación Guatemalteca de Orquideología National Show, Ciudad de Guatemala 01013 (0 members going)
  9. 9 9 2018 3 31 23 pm Friday, February 1 (lasts 3 days) - Susquehanna Orchid Society Show "For the Love of Orchids", Hershey, PA (0 members going)
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  11. 9 9 2018 3 41 32 pm Saturday, February 2 (lasts 2 days) - Venice Area Orchid Society Annual Show & Sale, Venice, FL (0 members going)
  12. 11 28 2018 7 37 19 pm Saturday, February 2 (lasts 2 days) - Orchid Society of Greater St. Louis "Orchids in Paradise", St. Louis, MO (0 members going)
  13. 9 9 2018 3 38 22 pm Saturday, February 2 (lasts 2 days) - Madison Orchid Growers Guild "Orchid Quest", Madison, WI (0 members going)
  14. 11 28 2018 7 40 53 pm Thursday, February 7 (lasts 4 days) - Deep Cut Orchid Society Show & Sale, Holmdel, NJ (0 members going)
  15. Goosorchid Friday, February 8 (lasts 3 days) - Greater Orlando Orchid Society Annual Show & Sale, Orlando, FL (0 members going)
  16. Save the date Friday, February 8 (lasts 3 days) - New Hampshire Orchid Society Show "February Follies", Nashua, NH (0 members going)
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  2. 062 denunicum Tom Kuligowski of Pompano Beach, Florida with 106 plants.
  3. Phillip Ting of San Jose, CA with 95 plants.
  4. Judy Wagner of Vero Beach, Florida with 82 plants.
  5. Paph hsinying jewel x paph hsying jewel september 09 2018 Adrienne Alexander of Cape Elizabeth, ME with 65 plants.
  6. Xavier Hung of Davis, CA with 54 plants.
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Asociación Orquideologica de Escazú "Festival de Orquideas Escazú 2019", Costa Rica

Starting Friday, February 15, 2019 (lasts 3 days) Event by Asociación Orquideológica de Escazú Read More
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Japan Grand Prix International Orchid Festival 2019, Japan

Starting Friday, February 15, 2019 (lasts 8 days) Event by Japan Grand Prix International Orchid Festival Read More
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Swiat Storczykow – The World of Orchids, Poland

Starting Friday, March 1, 2019 (lasts 3 days) Event by Polish Orchid Association Read More
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Pennsylvania Horticultural Society "2019 Philadelphia Flower Show", United States

Starting Friday, March 1, 2019 (lasts 10 days) Event by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society Read More
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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
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Redland International Orchid Festival, United States

Starting Friday, May 17, 2019 (lasts 3 days) Event by Redland International Orchid Festival Read More
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13th Asia Pacific Orchid Conference 2019, Malaysia

Starting Wednesday, July 24, 2019 (lasts 5 days) Event by Asia Pacific Orchid Conference Read More
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23rd World Orchid Conference, Taiwan

Starting Sunday, March 29, 2020 (lasts 9 days) Event by The World Orchid Conference Trust Read More
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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

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Posted by Sys Admin 7 months ago Orchids can be propagated through various means, one of which is by pollination. Though it is the most tedious method of propagation, still the orchids produced through this method are more capable... Read More
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Posted by Sys Admin 7 months ago Though we all admire orchids for their beauty, but there is more to them then that. For centuries they have been used by locals/tribals as a source of medicine. Many ancient societies have literatu... Read More
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Posted by Sys Admin 7 months ago Everyone gets sick once in a while, but what happens to your orchids when you are unable to get up to care for them? With every change in the season comes a host of fevers to put you to bed. So it ... Read More
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Orchids And The persistent Whitefly

Posted by Sys Admin 7 months ago Most orchid species are susceptible to whiteflies. These insects are attracted to the softer parts of the plants, where they can easily suck the sap. These persistent pests have, unfortunately deve... Read More