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: firstname.lastname@example.org.
MOS member Melissa Garner will present on Latouria dendrobium breeding trends and colors. We will also have an orchid auction.
Annual holiday party and silent auction. Members and their guests are welcome!
January 27, 2019
MOS member Melissa Garner will discuss how to prepare orchids for show to maximize your chances of winning ribbons, trophies, and AOS awards. We will also have an orchid auction.
February 24, 2019
MOS member and University of Memphis professor will give a presentation on Masdevallia and Dracula orchids. There will also be an orchid auction.
March 24, 2019
Annual Orchid Swap. Bring your extra or division orchids to swap or give away. Don't worry if you don't have any orchids to bring. Come and get some free plants!
April 28, 2019
MOS member Alex Kumok will present on paphiopedilum orchids. There will also be an orchid auction.
Annual May Show and Sale
Thank you to all our visitors, vendors, and members who made our Annual Show and Sale a huge success. The event took place May 18-20, 2018, and featured exhibits, vendor booths, and a repotting station.
Check back soon for 2019 show dates.
Stones River Orchids
Check back often for information on meetings, shows, judging opportunities, and more.