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  1. 11 28 2018 4 02 42 pm Saturday, January 5 (lasts 2 days) - Sarasota Orchid Society presents "For the Love of Orchids", Sarasota, FL (0 members going)
  2. 11 28 2018 5 39 26 pm Friday, January 11 (lasts 3 days) - Miami Orchid Society's "Tamiami International Orchid Festival", Miami, FL (0 members going)
  3. 33192618 246545279236285 8215836635506409472 n Tuesday, January 15 (lasts 6 days) - Asociación de Orquidistas del Sur "Primer Festival de Orquídeas de Puerto Rico", Ponce, Puerto Rico (0 members going)
  4. 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)
  5. 9 7 2018 12 37 09 pm Friday, January 25 (lasts 3 days) - Fort Lauderdale Orchid Society Show "Orchid Paradise", Fort Lauderdale, FL (​1 member going)
  6. 11 28 2018 5 50 51 pm Friday, January 25 (lasts 3 days) - Gulf Coast Orchid Society Show & Sale, Gautier, MS (0 members 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. 945719 462825687144162 371952875 n Saturday, January 26 (lasts 2 days) - Grand Valley Orchid Society "21st Annual Orchid Show", Grand Rapids, MI (0 members going)
  11. 9 7 2018 1 31 02 pm Saturday, January 26 - National Capital Orchid Society "39th Annual Paphiopedilum Forum", Washington, DC, DC (0 members going)
  12. 9 9 2018 3 28 28 pm Wednesday, January 30 (lasts 5 days) - Asociación Guatemalteca de Orquideología National Show, Ciudad de Guatemala 01013 (0 members going)
  13. 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)
  14. Index.htm txt phrag conchiferum sweetredthreads 800 x 600 Friday, February 1 (lasts 3 days) - Central Vancouver Island Orchid Society Annual Show & Sale, Nanaimo, BC (0 members going)
  15. 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)
  16. 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)
  17. 9 9 2018 3 38 22 pm Saturday, February 2 (lasts 2 days) - Madison Orchid Growers Guild "Orchid Quest", Madison, WI (0 members going)
  18. 11 28 2018 7 40 53 pm Thursday, February 7 (lasts 4 days) - Deep Cut Orchid Society Show & Sale, Holmdel, NJ (0 members going)
  19. Color logo no bg1 Friday, February 8 (lasts 3 days) - Newport Harbor Orchid Expo and Sale "Orchid Mania", Westminster, CA (​1 member going)
  20. Goosorchid Friday, February 8 (lasts 3 days) - Greater Orlando Orchid Society Annual Show & Sale, Orlando, FL (0 members going)


Members with Most Plants
  1. Cym tracyanum %281355%293 Barry Zimmerman of Milpitas, California with 258 plants.
  2. 062 denunicum Tom Kuligowski of Pompano Beach, Florida with 106 plants.
  3. Phillip Ting of San Jose, CA with 94 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 62 plants.
  6. Xavier Hung of Davis, CA with 54 plants.
  7. 36474725 10209467301960032 7781409249090863104 n Phạm Thanh Hải of Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam with 49 plants.
  8. George Dimos of Vermont south, Victoria, Australia with 48 plants.
  9. Lee Ailshie of SC with 44 plants.
  10. 20141207 154203 Diana Sammy of Siparia, Trinidad and Tobago with 41 plants.
Welcome new members: MAYUR K, Maharashtra, India | George Hatfield, Ventura, California | John McInerney, Pawlet, Vermont | jolanda ottens, rilland-bath, zeeland, Netherlands | Rosalyn Sayaman, United States | Nancy Kitchens, Lee, F | Eugene Briel, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa | Tyler Turner, Natchitoches, LA | JJ Parris, Southeastern Florida |

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  1. Paph hsinying jewel x paph hsying jewel september 09 2018 Adrienne Alexander asked question Can Zygopetalum (genus) be added to the look-up? in category General Discussion
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  3. Piet2 Pieter Opperman started topic Some advice please in category General Discussion
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  3. Paph hsinying jewel x paph hsying jewel september 09 2018 Adrienne Alexander commented on topic "Can Zygopetalum (genus) be added to the look-up?" by Adrienne Alexander
  4. Edward Zapata commented on scheduled event "Newport Harbor Orchid Expo and Sale "Orchid Mania"" by Newport Harbor Orchid Society
  5. Edward Zapata commented on orchid Wils. Tropic Breeze
  6. Robert Ferguson commented on member plant C. Calico Spots by Sharon Stretton
  7. Nathan Le commented on topic "BLC can anyone tell me the hybrid name" by Alison Brown
  8. Ba2b503c 4be9 4833 b247 39f8b3d131c1 Gerri Palmer commented on member plant Rlc. Jungle Green by Sharon Stretton
  9. Image Carol Holdren commented on member plant V. Pachara Delight var. Pachara Delight Pink by Frances LaVigne
  10. Julie Ellner commented on topic "Phalaenopsis Hope Star" by Karl Olsen

Upcoming Global Events

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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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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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