Upcoming Events Worldwide

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  1. Saturday, April 3 (lasts 2 days) - Flamingo Gardens Orchid Society Show, Davie, FL (​2 members going)

Upcoming Global Events

World Orchid Collections 2020, Taiwan

Starting
Today:
Tuesday, September 1, 2020 (lasts 4 months)
Event by Taiwan Orchid Growers Association (TOGA) Read More

World Orchid Conference, Taiwan

Starting Saturday, April 24, 2021 (lasts 10 days) Event by The World Orchid Conference Trust Read More

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: Julie Swope, Olney, IL | Ronald Setiawan, Hoffman Estates, IL | Gilbert Duggins, Nashville, Tennessee | Greig Warner, Ocean Park, WA | Bibiana Culver, Houston, TX | Carol Seelman, Rochester, NY | Stuart Fleischaker, Louisville, Kentucky | Howard Gale, Statesboro , Ga | Santiva Island, Sanibel, fl |

   Recent Sale/Trade Plants:


C. lobata var. 'Sugar Loaf' $25.00 listed by Sandi Block-Brezner Davie (Ft. Lauderdale), USA Local Only

Bc. Bessho $25.00 listed by Sandi Block-Brezner Davie (Ft. Lauderdale), USA Local Only

C. Snow White 'Blanca' $25.00 listed by Sandi Block-Brezner Davie (Ft. Lauderdale), USA Local Only
You can List a Plant for Sale or Trade. It's a free service to our members.

   Member-Added Plants:

Oip. Pacific Paragon 'Honey Butter' plant grown by John Small in West Palm Beach, Florida.

Featured Articles

Flower Boosters

Author is Roy Tokunaga, posted 20 days ago Flower Boosters  Florida 2018 by Roy Tokunaga   Email:  [email protected]   Definition:  Anything that will empower my Orchid to spike more reliably with maximum flowers.   It can be cultu... Read More

Odontoglossum luteopurpureum, alias Odontoglossum sceptrum

Author is Stig Dalström, posted 5 months ago Odontoglossum luteopurpureum Lindl., is really a widely distributed and variable complex, or “superspecies”, that due to geographic isolation in some areas have developed a degree of sub-speciation... Read More

Have Local Orchids to Sell or Trade?

Author is Sys Admin, posted 6 months ago Do you have divisions of plants you would like to sell or trade but do not have the resources to ship?  With the ORCHIDS.ORG "local pickup only" option, you can post plants for sale or trade but sp... Read More

Water: The Most Important Nutrient

Author is Roy Tokunaga, posted 6 months ago We take water for granted.  It falls out of the sky.  It flows from the faucet.  Oahu city water is considered good for growing Orchids.   We use it without thought or concern. If you study orch... Read More

Newest Articles

Migrating the OrchidWiz Journal Between Computers

Author is Marianna, posted about 1 month ago Connect external storage, ie USB, to the computer that has OrchidWiz Journal, computer 1.  Search this computer for OrchidWiz Journal folder (by default it is in the Document folder) (A).  Right... Read More

Odontoglossum deburghgraeveanum – A Natural Hybrid?

Author is Stig Dalström, posted 5 months ago In response to the musings by Andy Easton that Odontoglossum deburghgraeveanum is a natural hybrid between Odm. harryanum and Odm. wyattianum, I just want to add some comments based on observations... Read More

"Ain't Nature strange........”!

Author is Andy Easton, posted 5 months ago We made the crossing of Vuyls. Cambria ‘Plush’ (2n) × Oda. Charlesworthii 4n some years ago now. So long ago that already the clones of our selection, a really bright, true red, have already been c... Read More

Oda. Zephyr & Oda. Meteor

Author is Andy Easton, posted 5 months ago Two interesting old-timers here. Oda. Zephyr dates back to Thwaites' registration in 1911. This second generation Odont carries 3' inflorescences and at least 30 blooms. The hybrid was Cda. noezlia... Read More

New Topics

  1. Sandi Block-Brezner asked question Brassocattleya hybrid? in category General Discussion
  2. Dean Haas asked question Parentage of RLC Memoria Emma Chen in category General Discussion
  3. John Small asked question Orchid bulb? in category General Discussion
  4. John Small asked question What is this? in category General Discussion
  5. Marilynn Davis asked question Phal. Violacea in category General Discussion

New Comments

  1. Carol Holdren commented on member plant B. nodosa ''H&R' 4N x 'Mas Mejor'' by John Small
  2. Robert H. Findlay commented on topic "Parentage of RLC Memoria Emma Chen" by Dean Haas
  3. Sandi Block-Brezner commented on member plant Bsn. Maikai var. Louise by Sandi Block-Brezner
  4. Dean Haas commented on article "Have Local Orchids to Sell or Trade?" by Sys Admin
  5. Eileen Pryor commented on member plant Den. chrysotoxum by Tom Kuligowski
  6. Gustavo da Silva commented on member plant Max. callichroma by Gustavo da Silva
  7. Peter Goodin commented on topic "What is this?" by John Small
  8. Sharie Heckaman commented on topic "Paph. tag Identification" by William Gorski
  9. Robert H. Findlay commented on topic "Unmatched Oncidium Alliance Orchid" by Colin Campbell
  10. Jim Williams commented on topic "Arranges Elro" by Khanh tran
  11. Carol Holdren commented on topic "sideways images" by Robert H. Findlay
  12. John Small commented on topic "Which is correct?" by John Small
  13. Mo Chen commented on member plant Holc. kimballianum by Mo Chen
  14. Fran Fassman commented on orchid E. Thomas Fennell

Members with Most Plants (Public)

  1. Je​anne M Uzar of Citrus Heights, California with 80​7 plants.
  2. Ro​ssy Sy of Auckland, 0630, New Zealand with 30​9 plants.
  3. Bar​ry Zimmerman of Milpitas, California with 258 plants.
  4. G. K. of Mount Vernon, NY with 21​1 plants.
  5. St​efan Neher of Arlington, Virginia with 16​7 plants.
  6. Ma​ry Lane of Naples, Florida with 16​1 plants.
  7. Da​vid Anderson of Saint Louis, Missouri with 11​2 plants.
  8. Phi​llip Ting of San Jose, CA with 111 plants.
  9. Fr​ances LaVigne of Naples, FL with 10​8 plants.
  10. Tom Kuligowski of Pompano Beach, Florida with 106 plants.
  11. Ji​m Padgett of Kingsport, TN with 95 plants.
  12. Ma​rk Bennett of Emerald, Victoria, Australia with 90 plants.
  13. Ch​ase Hubbard of Asheville, NC with 85 plants.
  14. Jud​y Wagner of Vero Beach, Florida with 82 plants.
  15. Te​rry Moore of Champaign, IL with 79 plants.
  16. Wil​liam Gorski of Marco Island, Florida with 73 plants.
  17. Ro​bert H. Findlay of Brewster, MA with 69 plants.
  18. Tan​ya Lam of San Jose, California with 66 plants.
  19. Al​eksander Simic of Skofja Loka, Slovenia, Slovenia with 65 plants.
  20. Ad​rienne Alexander of Cape Elizabeth, ME with 65 plants.