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  1. Saturday, July 16 (lasts 2 days) - OFE Sale Fair, Homestead, Florida (0 members going)

Upcoming Global Events



Welcome new members: Ron alexander, Cape Coral, FL | Robert P Carrell MD, Madison, Alabama | george mcconnell, Jacobs Well, Queensland, Australia | Arlene Renders, Harare , Mashonaland, Zimbabwe | Sherry Quinlan, Stuart, Fl | Suzanne Patterson, Tulsa, Oklahoma | Diana King, Clermont , Florida | Heather A Jordan, Oakland, CA | DONNA ELLIOTT, Blakeslee, PA |

   Recent Sale/Trade Plants:


Tolu. calochila $22.00 listed by Louisiana Orchid Connection Baton Rouge, USA

Oeo. rosea $12.00 listed by Louisiana Orchid Connection Baton Rouge, USA

Bulb. longissimum $12.00 listed by Louisiana Orchid Connection Baton Rouge, USA
You can List a Plant for Sale or Trade. It's a free service to our members.

   Member-Added Plants:

E. cordigera var. rosea plant grown by Robert H. Findlay in Brewster, Massachusetts .

Featured Articles

Orchid Wiz - what will we do without you?

Author is Carol Holdren, posted 4 months ago The announcement below came in my email today.  As an American Orchid Society Judge and hobby grower I will miss OrchidWiz immensely.  It is incredilby user friendly and useful.  If you just have p... Read More

Easy Orchids

Author is Ken Slump, posted over 1 year ago Suggestions for Choosing Plants Requiring Minimal Care THIS SEEMS LIKE AN IDEAL TOPIC for an article. Many of us want to enjoy orchid flowers with a minimum of fuss and I have found that most ... Read More

Beginners Start Here

Author is Ken Slump, posted over 1 year ago A 12-Step Plan for Becoming a Successful Orchid Grower IF YOU ARE NEW TO THE ORCHID hobby and perhaps feel you are not enjoying the success with your plants that you had hoped for, read throug... Read More

Flower Boosters

Author is Roy Tokunaga, posted over 1 year 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

Newest Articles

Orchids.org Information

Author is Carol Holdren, posted 3 months ago Orchids.org is the website for the International Orchid Foundation (IOF).  We are a not for profit organization registered with the IRS and founded by three hobbyists who live in South Florida.  To... Read More

Welcome New Members!! To be appointed administrator of your society or business page, please email us at [email protected]

Author is Carol Holdren, posted 7 months ago You can tailor your society or business page yourself when you are the administrator. Add events and photos. Make Orchids.org a part of your outreach - it is all at no cost to you. When you list yo... Read More

Check out the great beginner articles by Ken Slump Added to ORCHIDS.ORG

Author is Sys Admin, posted over 1 year ago The International Orchid Foundation is happy to announce the publishing of 71 articles written by Ken Slump, long time orchid grower and judge.  The content contains a weath of information, especia... Read More

Your Local Orchid Society

Author is Ken Slump, posted over 1 year ago Join, Participate and Discover New Flowers and Friends EVERY SERIOUS ORCHID HOBBYIST should seek out and become an active member of their local orchid society. From the moment I walked into my... Read More

New Topics

  1. Roberto Lizama asked question Help to ID in category General Discussion
  2. Roberto Lizama asked question Please help to ID in category Species
  3. Diana King asked question Compact DEN SUPERBUM ORCHID MINEATURE in category General Discussion
  4. Diana King asked question Brsdm GILDED URCHIN ONTARIO ORCHID in category Orchid Doctor
  5. Catherine Chance asked question Searching for Erycina echinata in category General Discussion

New Comments

  1. Carol Holdren commented on topic "Brsdm GILDED URCHIN ONTARIO ORCHID" by Diana King
  2. Carol Holdren commented on topic "Compact DEN SUPERBUM ORCHID MINEATURE " by Diana King
  3. Pam Lipscomb commented on member plant Blc. Oconee 'Mendenhall' by Jeanne M Uzar
  4. Carol Holdren commented on topic "Don't we meet in person in Kalamazoo, MI anymore?" by Conni Wireman
  5. Catherine Chance commented on topic "Searching for Erycina echinata " by Catherine Chance
  6. Carol Holdren commented on member plant Gom. Jiaho Queen 'Jiaho' by Robert Rand
  7. Pam Lipscomb commented on member plant Bsn. Maikai var. Louise by Sandi Block-Brezner
  8. Robert H. Findlay commented on member plant E. Rioclarense by Robert H. Findlay
  9. Susan LE commented on member plant QF Makani by Tanya Lam
  10. Pam Lipscomb commented on member plant Eny. Exotic Seashell by Steven Kirincich
  11. Pam Lipscomb commented on member plant Lc. Little Oliver by Steven Kirincich
  12. Susan LE commented on topic "Paph Harry Stage" by Key Stage
  13. Susan LE commented on scheduled event "Tamiami International Orchid Festival" by Miami Orchid Society
  14. Susan LE commented on article "Orchid Wiz - what will we do without you?" by Carol Holdren

Members with Most Plants (Public)

  1. Gü​nther Eilers of North with 84​0 plants.
  2. Je​anne M Uzar of Cross Hill, South Carolina with 80​8 plants.
  3. Va​nessa Monteiro of Carmo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil with 51​5 plants.
  4. Bar​ry Zimmerman of Milpitas, California with 258 plants.
  5. Ma​ry Lane of Naples, Florida with 23​4 plants.
  6. G. K. of Mount Vernon, NY with 21​1 plants.
  7. St​efan Neher of Arlington, Virginia with 16​4 plants.
  8. Je​fferson Lenzi of São Bernardo do Campo, São Paulo, Brazil with 15​1 plants.
  9. Phi​llip Ting of San Jose, CA with 126 plants.
  10. Tan​ya Lam of San Jose, California with 124 plants.
  11. Wil​liam Gorski of Marco Island, Florida with 123 plants.
  12. Ro​bert H. Findlay of Brewster, Massachusetts with 12​0 plants.
  13. Vi​ckie Seibert of Lancaster, Pennsylvania with 11​8 plants.
  14. Ni​cholas Stein of San Lorenzo, CA with 11​3 plants.
  15. Da​vid Anderson of Saint Louis, Missouri with 11​2 plants.
  16. Ja​mes Padgett of Kingsport, TN with 11​1 plants.
  17. Tom Kuligowski of Pompano Beach, Florida with 106 plants.
  18. Ch​ase Hubbard of Asheville, NC with 10​6 plants.
  19. Fr​ances LaVigne of Naples, FL with 10​5 plants.
  20. St​even Kirincich of Concord, Massachusetts with 95 plants.