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    Friday, November 16 (lasts 3 days) - Asociacion Vallecaucana de Orquideologia "Caliorquideas 2018", Cali, Valle (0 members going)
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    Saturday, November 17 (lasts 2 days) - Orchid Society of Santa Barbara Fall Show “Orchid Safari”, Santa Barbara, CA (0 members going)
  3. 9 9 2018 7 23 46 pm Saturday, November 24 (lasts 2 days) - Saginaw Valley Orchid Society Show & Sale, Saginaw, MI (0 members going)
  4. 9 9 2018 3 11 52 pm Thursday, November 29 (lasts 3 days) - Associacion Altaverapacense de Orquideologia "XXXV Exposición Internacional de Orquideas, Cobán", Coban, Alta Verapaz (0 members going)
  5. 9 9 2018 3 13 53 pm Friday, January 18 (lasts 3 days) - North Jersey Orchid Society Show and Sale, New Brunswick, NJ (0 members going)
  6. 9 7 2018 12 37 09 pm Friday, January 25 (lasts 3 days) - Fort Lauderdale Orchid Society Show "Orchid Jubilee", Fort Lauderdale, FL (​1 member going)
  7. 9 9 2018 3 20 51 pm Saturday, January 26 (lasts 2 days) - Orchid Society of Minnesota "Winter Carnival Orchid Show", St. Paul, MN (0 members going)
  8. 9 9 2018 3 16 20 pm Saturday, January 26 (lasts 2 days) - Cape and Islands Orchid Society Show, Hyannis, MA (0 members going)
  9. 9 9 2018 3 22 52 pm Saturday, January 26 (lasts 2 days) - Peninsula Orchid Society Show & Sale, Redwood City, CA (0 members going)
  10. 9 9 2018 3 28 28 pm Wednesday, January 30 (lasts 5 days) - Asociación Guatemalteca de Orquideología National Show, Guatemala City, (0 members going)
  11. 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)
  12. 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)
  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)
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  17. 9 7 2018 12 42 19 pm Saturday, February 16 (lasts 2 days) - Port Saint Lucie Orchid Show "Orchids in the Garden", Port Saint Lucie, FL (0 members going)
  18. 9 9 2018 7 28 06 pm Saturday, February 16 (lasts 2 days) - Batavia Orchid Society Show, Wheaton, IL (0 members going)
  19. 9 9 2018 7 34 49 pm Saturday, February 16 (lasts 2 days) - Miami Valley Orchid Society Spring Show, Dayton, OH (0 members going)
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  1. Cym tracyanum %281355%293 Barry Zimmerman of Milpitas, California with 258 plants.
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Welcome new members: Craig Helpling, Indian Harbour Beach, FL | Raul Sant, Cuernavaca, Morelos , Mexico | Sharon Stretton, Gympie, Queensland, Australia | Troy Jordan, Cromwell, CT | Barbara McNamee, Garland, TX | Guitton alain, St Médard en Jalles, Aquitaine, France | Lynne Johnson, Saanichton, B.C., Canada | Susan Makar, Fayetteville, North Carolina | Julie Ellner, Medford , WI |

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  1. Susan Makar asked question "Aztec Gold" in category General Discussion
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  2. Alison Brown commented on topic "BLC can anyone tell me the hybrid name" by Alison Brown
  3. Julie Ellner commented on topic "Phalaenopsis Hope Star" by Karl Olsen
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  5. Image Carol Holdren commented on topic " "Aztec Gold"" by Susan Makar
  6. Julie Ellner commented on topic "Any idea of this Cattleya?" by Juan Martin Cabrejos
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Japan Grand Prix International Orchid Festival 2019

Starting Friday, February 15 (lasts 8 days) Event by Japan Grand Prix International Orchid Festival Read More
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23rd World Orchid Conference

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

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Posted by Sys Admin 4 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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