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  1. Welcome New Members!! To be appointed administrator of your society or business page, please email us at [email protected]
  2. Check out the great beginner articles by Ken Slump Added to ORCHIDS.ORG

Upcoming Events Worldwide

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  1. Sunday, December 12 - Holiday Orchid Event, Homestead, FL (0 members going)
  2. Friday, January 21 (lasts 3 days) - Orchids Rock, Fort Lauderdale, Florida ​(1 member going)
  3. Saturday, February 12 (lasts 2 days) - In Love With Orchids, Boca Raton, FL ​(1 member going)
  4. Saturday, February 12 (lasts 2 days) - Orchid Village, Port St. Lucie, Florida ​(1 member going)
  5. Friday, March 4 (lasts 3 days) - Orchid Safari, Stuart, FL (0 members going)

Upcoming Global Events



Welcome new members: Sara Moore, Boynton Beach, FL | Lyndon Eveland, San | Alice Walker, Pembroke Pines, Florida | María Piret, Lake Worth | vulpes keenan, Downtown | Karen Hunter, Oak Park, IL | Jan Wille, Ellezelles, Belgium | Anna Shpolyansky, Studio City, CA | Charlie Bridgham, Keystone heights, FL |

   Recent Sale/Trade Plants:

You can List a Plant for Sale or Trade. It's a free service to our members.

   Member-Added Plants:

Mac. petola plant grown by vulpes keenan in Downtown .

Featured Articles

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

Author is Carol Holdren, posted 8 days 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 9 months 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

Easy Orchids

Author is Ken Slump, posted 9 months 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 11 months 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

Newest Articles

Your Local Orchid Society

Author is Ken Slump, posted 9 months 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

What Goes Around (Wardian Cases)

Author is Ken Slump, posted 9 months ago A Revival of the Wardian Case Sparks Interest Among Orchid Enthusiasts GARDENING IS NOT IMMUNE TO styles, trends and fads. And so it seems that the time has come again for a broad interest in ... Read More

Waiting for Stanhope

Author is Ken Slump, posted 9 months ago Wire Baskets and Mounts Allow These New World Orchids to Flower Naturally SOME THINGS IN LIFE ARE VALUED because they are fleeting; others are treasured because they are like nothing else. Sta... Read More

Volunteers Needed

Author is Ken Slump, posted 9 months ago Sign Up for a Worthy Cause ONE OF THE BEST WAYS TO GET ON the fast track and learn more about any special interest or hobby is to seek out organizations for those of a like mind. Orchid societ... Read More

New Topics

  1. Kim Loan T Nguyen asked question Brassolaeliocattleyamaianh in category General Discussion
  2. Paula Milano asked question Pot. Hawaiian prominence america red orchid in category General Discussion
  3. ETHEL HAY asked question Name of this orchid in category General Discussion
  4. Joe L asked question ID of this Oncidium? in category Oncidium Alliance
  5. Edward Zapata started topic Cymbidium Helen Bannerman in category General Discussion

New Comments

  1. Carol Holdren commented on topic "Brassolaeliocattleyamaianh " by Kim Loan T Nguyen
  2. David garcia commented on member plant Myrmecophilia tibicinis stromburgkia trumpet player by David garcia
  3. Carol Holdren commented on member plant Bc. Maikai by William Gorski
  4. Joe L commented on topic "ID of this Oncidium? " by Joe L
  5. Robert H. Findlay commented on member plant Sngl. macloughlinii by Nicholas Stein
  6. Carol Holdren commented on topic "Name of this orchid" by ETHEL HAY
  7. Carol Holdren commented on topic "Pot. Hawaiian prominence america red orchid" by Paula Milano
  8. Carol Holdren commented on topic "Mystery Orchid" by David Hickman
  9. Edward Zapata commented on topic "Lady Bug or dangerous bug" by John Small
  10. Wyatt Parker commented on member plant Zygopetalum var. Big Red One by Wyatt Parker
  11. Carol Holdren commented on member plant Renantanda Sunrise 'Prasongs' by Andrew Chan
  12. Carol Holdren commented on topic "Dendrobium No I’d. HELP!" by Rae Walker
  13. Carol Holdren commented on article "CATTLEYAS: Control of Blooming Time" by Robert M. [Bert] Hamilton (Compiler)
  14. Carol Holdren commented on member plant Lc. Nice Holiday 'Suntopia' by William Gorski

Members with Most Plants (Public)

  1. Je​anne M Uzar of Citrus Heights, California with 80​7 plants.
  2. Gü​nther Eilers of North with 63​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. St​efan Neher of Arlington, Virginia with 21​8 plants.
  6. G. K. of Mount Vernon, NY with 21​1 plants.
  7. Ma​ry Lane of Naples, Florida with 19​3 plants.
  8. Phi​llip Ting of San Jose, CA with 126 plants.
  9. Tan​ya Lam of San Jose, California with 119 plants.
  10. Vi​ckie Seibert of Lancaster, Pennsylvania with 11​8 plants.
  11. Da​vid Anderson of Saint Louis, Missouri with 11​2 plants.
  12. Ja​mes Padgett of Kingsport, TN with 11​0 plants.
  13. Tom Kuligowski of Pompano Beach, Florida with 106 plants.
  14. Wil​liam Gorski of Marco Island, Florida with 106 plants.
  15. Fr​ances LaVigne of Naples, FL with 10​5 plants.
  16. Ro​bert H. Findlay of Brewster, MA with 10​4 plants.
  17. Ni​cholas Stein of San Lorenzo, CA with 10​4 plants.
  18. Ch​ase Hubbard of Asheville, NC with 93 plants.
  19. Ma​rk Bennett of Emerald, Victoria, Australia with 90 plants.
  20. St​even Kirincich of Concord, Massachusetts with 83 plants.