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    Friday, October 25 (lasts 3 days) - Delray Beach Orchid Society Show "Orchids on the Square", Delray Beach, FL (​1 member going)
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    Friday, October 25 (lasts 3 days) - Blue Ridge Orchid Society Show "Orchids and Ghosts", Roanoke, VA (0 members going)
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    Friday, October 25 (lasts 3 days) - Asociación Alajuelense de Orquideología "Exposicion Nacional de Orquideas de Alajuela 2019", Alajuela, Costa Rica (0 members going)
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    Saturday, October 26 (lasts 2 days) - Michiana Orchid Society Fall Show, Notre Dame, IN (0 members going)
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    Saturday, October 26 (lasts 2 days) - Fraser Valley Orchid Society Show "An Orchid is Born", Langley, BC (0 members going)
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    Saturday, October 26 (lasts 2 days) - Windsor Orchid Society Show "Orchid Spooktacular", Windsor, Ontario (0 members going)
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    Saturday, October 26 (lasts 2 days) - Eastern Iowa Orchid Show & Sale, Cedar Rapids, IA (0 members going)
  8. 9 9 2018 1 32 34 pm Saturday, November 2 (lasts 2 days) - Utah Orchid Society Show, Salt Lake City, UT (0 members going)
  9. 9 28 2019 11 05 25 am Saturday, November 2 (lasts 2 days) - Kansas Orchid Society Fall Show & Sale, Wichita, KS (0 members going)
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  12. 9 29 2019 6 31 56 pm Friday, November 8 (lasts 3 days) - Triangle Orchid Society Show "Fall for Orchids", Durham, NC (0 members going)
  13. 4 7 2019 5 09 56 pm Saturday, November 9 (lasts 2 days) - Niagara Frontier Orchid Society "Orchids Under the Dome", Buffalo, NY (0 members going)
  14. 9 9 2018 3 03 28 pm Saturday, November 9 (lasts 2 days) - Ft. Pierce Orchid Society Show "Kaleidoscope of Orchids", Ft. Pierce, FL (0 members going)
  15. 9 5 2018 5 54 52 pm Friday, November 15 (lasts 3 days) - Asociacion Vallecaucana de Orquideologia "Caliorquideas 2019", Cali, Valle (0 members going)
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  18. 9 9 2018 3 11 52 pm Thursday, November 21 (lasts 4 days) - Associacion Altaverapacense de Orquideologia "XXXVI Exposición Internacional de Orquideas, Cobán", Coban, Alta Verapaz (0 members going)
  19. 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)
  20. 9 26 2019 11 07 30 pm Saturday, January 11 (lasts 2 days) - Florida West Coast Orchid Society Show, Seminole, 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: Reginald James Dufour, Bandon, OR | A-J Van Bael, Ashmore, QLD, Australia | Veena Manohar, Pune, Maharashtra, India | Marcin Kulinski, London, Greater London, United Kingdom | Mildred Giambalvo, Delray Beach, Florida | Kirsten Viola, Lake Forest, IL | socorro mellado, WASHINGTON DC, DC | Kevin Fernandez, Tampa, Fl | Ashley Frye, Tahlequah, OK |

   Member-Added Plants:

Pleurothallis tribuloides Pths. tribuloides plant grown by Jeanne M Uzar in Citrus Heights, California.

Latest Articles

3 5 2019 1 08 04 pm

PET Method of Potting Catasetums

Posted by Stephen Van Kampen-Lewis 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 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. Kevin Fernandez asked question Yellow leaves in category General Discussion
  2. Karen Kaye asked question details for care. Food, fan location etc in category General Discussion
  3. 2016 11 03 Jeanne M Uzar asked question Looking for Plant Identification in category General Discussion
  4. John Small asked question One And The Same? in category General Discussion
  5. Ashley Matherne asked question orchid search in category Cattleya Alliance

New Comments

  1. Image Carol Holdren commented on member plant Pths. tribuloides by Jeanne M Uzar
  2. Kevin Fernandez commented on topic "Yellow leaves" by Kevin Fernandez
  3. 2016 11 03 Jeanne M Uzar commented on topic "Looking for Plant Identification" by Jeanne M Uzar
  4. Image Carol Holdren commented on topic "details for care. Food, fan location etc" by Karen Kaye
  5. Edward Zapata commented on topic "Help with ID, Please & Than You! " by Elizabeth Padilla
  6. 2016 11 03 Jeanne M Uzar commented on member plant Bulb. Crownpoint by Jeanne M Uzar
  7. Image Carol Holdren commented on topic "One And The Same?" by John Small
  8. Image Carol Holdren commented on member plant Rth. Lemon Drop by Christopher Dolan
  9. John Small commented on orchid Eny. Golden Sunburst
  10. Image Carol Holdren commented on topic "orchid search" by Ashley Matherne
  11. Edward Zapata commented on member plant C. purpurata var. Flamea x sanguinea by Carol Holdren
  12. Moises Viana commented on topic " I need help identifying this orchid" by Moises Viana
  13. Image Carol Holdren commented on topic "I need help identifying this plant" by Gabriel Simões
  14. Robert H. Findlay commented on orchid Mps. Jefferson Pérez
  15. Edward Zapata commented on member plant C. Sir Jeremiah Colman 'Blue Moon' by Edward Zapata
  16. 2017 jim bio Jim Roberts commented on member plant B. Myakka Stars by Carol Holdren
  17. Lucas C commented on orchid Acia. strupifolia
  18. Arne Schon commented on member plant Psh. mariae by Arne Schon
  19. Arne Schon commented on member plant E. mariae by Taylor Boyle
  20. Taylor Boyle commented on member plant V. Pachara Delight var. 'Blue' by Taylor Boyle


Members with Most Plants (Public)

  1. 2016 11 03 Jeanne M Uzar of Citrus Heights, California with 650 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. Paph hsinying jewel x paph hsying jewel september 09 2018 Adrienne Alexander of Cape Elizabeth, ME with 65 plants.
  9. 92f7c225 2490 4d3b 822c 2f4b8f30d6b8 Mary Lane of Naples, Florida with 62 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. 36474725 10209467301960032 7781409249090863104 n Phạm Thanh Hải of Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam with 49 plants.
  14. 2c91367f 187d 45dd a008 e7128a3b9468 Frances LaVigne of Naples, FL with 45 plants.
  15. John Marmaro of SPRING HILL, FL with 45 plants.
  16. Sharon photo feb 2017 Sharon Stretton of Gympie, Queensland, Australia with 41 plants.
  17. 20141207 154203 Diana Sammy of Siparia, Trinidad and Tobago with 41 plants.
  18. Taylor Boyle of Phoenix, Arizona with 40 plants.
  19. Lee Ailshie of SC with 40 plants.
  20. John Appelbaum of St. Louis, Mo with 37 plants.