Check back often for information on meetings, shows, judging opportunities, and more.
Meetings take place from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Memphis Botanic Garden unless otherwise noted.
Monthly Orchid Judging
MOS member Melissa Garner is currently enrolled in the American Orchid Society judging program and visits the judging center in St. Louis about once a month. Click here to view the judging schedule.
If you have a plant you would like to have considered for AOS judging, please contact Melissa to confirm she is going and to coordinate plant drop-off and pickup. Plants must be dropped off by 7 p.m. the evening prior to the judging date.
Melissa's email: email@example.com.
MOS member Melissa Garner presents on the history of American Orchid Society awards.
John Romano will speak to us about dendrobiums.
Naturalist Tom Sampliner visits us from Ohio to discuss "Orchids of the Mediterranean, including Crete and Sicily."
Laura Newton, AOS registrar, joins us from Florida. Topic TBA.
American Orchid Society chairperson Graham Ramsey visits from Asheville, NC, to present "Repotting with Orchiata." His talk will include a potting demonstration.
MOS member Alex Kumok will present. Topic TBA.
Annual holiday party (members only).