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    Wednesday, January 29 (lasts 5 days) - Asociacion de Orquidistas del Sur "2020 PR First Orchids Festival", Ponce (0 members going)
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    Friday, January 31 (lasts 3 days) - Susquehann​a Orchid Society Show "For the Love of Orchids", Hershey, PA (0 members going)

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    Friday, January 31 (lasts 3 days) - Central Vancouver Island Orchid Society Annual Show & Sale, Nanaimo, BC (0 members going)
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    Saturday, February 1 (lasts 2 days) - Madison Orchid Growers Guild "Orchid Quest", Madison, WI (0 members going)
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    Saturday, February 1 (lasts 2 days) - Orchid Society of Greater St. Louis "Orchids on Safari", St. Louis, MO (0 members going)
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    Saturday, February 1 (lasts 2 days) - Gardenfest​, Vero Beach, Fl (0 members going)
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    Saturday, February 1 (lasts 2 days) - Venice Area Orchid Society Annual Show & Sale, Venice, FL (0 members going)

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  10. 1 10 2020 12 33 09 am Friday, February 7 (lasts 3 days) - South Carolina Orchid Society "Orchids on the Riverbanks", West Columbia, SC (0 members going)
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  18. 1 13 2020 10 38 36 am Friday, February 14 (lasts 3 days) - Exposição de Orquídeas de Itaguara, Itaguara (0 members going)
  19. 12 2 2019 2 44 47 pm Friday, February 14 (lasts 3 days) - Greater Cleveland Orchid Society 2020 Spring Show & Sale, Cleveland, OH (0 members going)
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Upcoming Global Events

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San Francisco Orchid Society "Pacific Orchid Exposition", United States

Starting Thursday, February 20, 2020 (lasts 4 days) Event by San Francisco Orchid Society Read More
1 11 2020 12 22 44 am

SGF Orchid Show 2020, Singapore

Starting Sunday, March 1, 2020 (lasts 8 days) Event by Singapore Botanical Gardens Read More
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
4 7 2019 8 39 42 pm

Redland International Orchid Festival, United States

Starting Saturday, May 16, 2020 (lasts 3 days) Event by Redland International Orchid Festival 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: Doree Gipe, Cape Coral, FL | Lourens Grobler, Nelspruit, South Africa | Terrence Dorizas, Toowoon Bay, NSW, Australia | Nancy Byron, Watkinsville, GA | Sharie Heckaman, Nappanee, IN | Sandie LaTrace, Saint Lina, Alberta, Canada | Katarzyna Barry, Australian Capital Territory, Australia | Susan Hammond, Bonita Springs , Florida | Charles Holder, United States |

   Member-Added Plants:

Dscf1606 Phrag. Fliquet 'unknown' plant grown by Sharie Heckaman in Nappanee, IN.

Newest Articles

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Orchids and Freaky Weather

Posted by Sys Admin 18 days ago As predicted by scientists, freaky weather conditions have become more frequent. Last year, we had very heavy and continuous rains. So much so that even the orchids were struggling. The pests were ... Read More
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Temperature Stress In Orchids

Posted by Sys Admin 18 days ago Orchids can be found growing all over the world, with a few exceptions of course. They grow in temperate as well as tropical regions. Depending upon their natural home, every orchid is adapted to t... Read More
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Egg Shells for Orchids

Posted by Alex Maximiano 18 days ago Have you tried eggshells as fertilizer for your orchids? it is common knowledge that eggshells, when crushed and added to rose plants, can induce bigger flowers. However, recently I found out that ... Read More
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Making CocoPeat From Coconut Husk

Posted by Alex Maximiano 18 days ago It seems extreme weather is here to stay. Last year we have an extended monsoon and now the winter seems to be going on and on. We will have to think ways to deal with such weather conditions. Plan... Read More
3 5 2019 1 08 04 pm

PET Method of Potting Catasetums

Posted by Stephen Van Kampen-Lewis 11 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 11 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 11 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 11 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 11 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 11 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

New Topics

  1. 20180723 201240 James Bixler started topic Eulophia andamanenis in category General Discussion
  2. Jackie Hartter asked question Oncidium cheirophorum in category General Discussion
  3. 20180723 201240 James Bixler asked question Another blooming "Unknown" in category Beginners
  4. John Small asked question Fungal attack in category General Discussion
  5. Picture 1 Michael Pye asked question OrchidWiz in category OrchidWiz

New Comments

  1. Image Carol Holdren commented on member plant Lc. Canariensis by Steven Underwood
  2. Jean-Pierre ECOFFEY commented on topic "Eulophia andamanenis" by James Bixler
  3. Bio Alex Maximiano commented on member plant Paph. Prime Child by Jeanne M Uzar
  4. Rainer Birthelmer commented on member plant Spe. stumpflei by Rainer Birthelmer
  5. Rainer Birthelmer commented on member plant Pths. stumpflei by Rainer Birthelmer
  6. Rainer Birthelmer commented on member plant Muscarella. stumpflei by Rainer Birthelmer
  7. Bio Alex Maximiano commented on member plant C. Chyong Guu Swan var. Ruby Lip by Mary Lane
  8. Bio Alex Maximiano commented on topic "Oncidium cheirophorum" by Jackie Hartter
  9. 92f7c225 2490 4d3b 822c 2f4b8f30d6b8 Mary Lane commented on member plant V. denisoniana var. Orange form by Mary Lane
  10. Bio Alex Maximiano commented on member plant Rlc. Green Dragoon 'Mendenhall' by Jeanne M Uzar
  11. 2016 11 03 Jeanne M Uzar commented on topic "Another blooming "Unknown"" by James Bixler
  12. Bio Alex Maximiano commented on topic "looking for info about an unregistered cattleya" by bob lewis
  13. Bio Alex Maximiano commented on topic "OrchidWiz " by Michael Pye
  14. Bio Alex Maximiano commented on article "OrchidWiz: Which Country has the Most Orchid Species?" by Alex Maximiano
  15. Wbf4kvs Sys Admin commented on topic "VANDA IDENTIFYING BY TAG TLM812 V. LEGACY BLACK" by jamie m phillips
  16. Image Carol Holdren commented on topic "Orchid cattleya? But genus and species name?" by Harry Dillberger
  17. Edward Zapata commented on topic "Den. Keikis" by Kevin Fernandez
  18. Edward Zapata commented on orchid Den. speciosum
  19. Image Carol Holdren commented on topic "Zygopetalum Orchid" by Jackie Hartter
  20. Image Carol Holdren commented on topic "Arachnis species" by Bruce M Gelman


Members with Most Plants (Public)

  1. 2016 11 03 Jeanne M Uzar of Citrus Heights, California with 726 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. 92f7c225 2490 4d3b 822c 2f4b8f30d6b8 Mary Lane of Naples, Florida with 92 plants.
  7. Judy Wagner of Vero Beach, Florida with 82 plants.
  8. Chase Hubbard of Asheville, NC with 71 plants.
  9. Paph hsinying jewel x paph hsying jewel september 09 2018 Adrienne Alexander of Cape Elizabeth, ME with 65 plants.
  10. Amphion aspis %28fuliginosa x bowmanii%29 1 George Dimos of Vermont south 3133, Victoria, Australia with 57 plants.
  11. Terry Moore of Champaign, IL 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. John Marmaro of SPRING HILL, FL with 47 plants.
  16. 2c91367f 187d 45dd a008 e7128a3b9468 Frances LaVigne of Naples, 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.