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The Ramapo Orchid Society, Inc. is a nonprofit, educational organization dedicated to the love of growing orchids . We meet every month ( except July & August) at the
Flat Rock Brook Nature Center, Englewood, New Jersey.
At our meetings we feature guest speakers, hands-on workshops, and an opportunity to trade growing secrets with some very experienced members. We always have a show table, and affordably priced orchids from local vendors. Special events include our yearly show, a great auction, and a fun Xmas party. The society is open to anyone who shares our love of orchids, so why don't you come and join a terrific bunch of people.
We are an affiliated member of the American Orchid Society (AOS) and Northeast Judging Center.
 
 
 
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  At our next meeting:
 


There will be no club meeting
in the month of January.

Unfortunately our meeting date coincides with the North Jersey Show set-up - and some of us are needed there to help. Next meeting: February 20


February 20: Annual Potting Meeting
Join us for this winter event that calls for a hands-on evening of fun.
You will learn how to repot an orchid - and also take your plant home. Sometimes we have 2 for the price of one. Come and be surprised.
Materials Fee: $10.00

Bring plants for the show table!

 

 
 

North Jersey Orchid Society
2020 Show and Sale

The 2020 North Jersey Orchid Society Show and Sale is Friday January 17 through Sunday January 19, 2020 at the Douglass Student Center, Rutgers University in New Brunswick NJ

The show is from 10 AM to 5 PM on Friday and Saturday and 10 AM to 4 PM on Sunday. The show features spectacular orchid exhibits showcasing plants grown in homes and greenhouses across the tri-state area as well as world-renown vendors.

This show is brought to you by the North Jersey Orchid Society and the Rutgers University School of Environment and Biological Sciences Floriculture and Teaching Greenhouse.

The show is open to the public with free admission and parking. Rutgers Security requires that all cars on campus be registered. Parking is still free. You may register your car in advance. Why not register now (click here) and avoid the possibility of a ticket?

Dr. Plant’s (Stephen Kotarski) exposé video clip from the 2018 Orchid Show at Rutgers. Dr. Plant is always entertaining!

Volunteers Welcome, No experience required  – There are many volunteer opportunities!

Free Workshops show how you can grow orchids in your home will be offered on Saturday and Sunday.

This is an American Orchid Society show, and the public is welcome to bring their orchids to the venue on Friday January 17, 2020 before 1 PM for AOS judging.

Link to North Jersey Show page and list of vendors

 

Deep Cut Orchid Society's
23rd Annual Orchid Show and Sale

Just in time for Valentine’s Dya!

The Deep Cut Orchid Society will hold its annual orchid show and sale on Thursday, February 6th through Sunday, February 9th, 2020 in Dearborn Market’s 11,000 sq. ft. greenhouse, 2170 Highway 35 South, Holmdel, New Jersey.

The orchid show is open 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Sunday.

Escape from winter and immerse yourself into the tropical world of orchids. Visitors will be greeted by an array of beautiful orchids with displays vying for American Orchid Society ribbons and trophies. Come and marvel at the unparalleled beauty, complexity and diversity of the world’s largest family of flowering plants. The orchid extravaganza will feature spectacular exhibits showcasing beautiful, sometimes bizarre, and often fragrant, and always interesting orchids in full bloom.

Mark your calendars and come join us!

Link to facebook event

 

The Orchid Show at Longwood Gardens

Bold strokes of color and texture throughout our Conservatory will create an indoor paradise of whimsy and warmth. From a sea of golden Oncidium … to swirls of salmon Phalaenopsis … to a tapestry of vibrant Vanda … this winter our fanciful orchids will color outside the lines.

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The NY Botanical Garden Orchid Show

Experience Famed Designer Jeff Leatham’s Bold and Colorful Vision

The 18th annual Orchid Show will feature the dazzling floral creations of Jeff Leatham, the famed artistic director of the Four Seasons Hotel George V, Paris and floral designer to the stars. Leatham’s bold and colorful vision will unfold through captivating installations and designs transforming each gallery of the exhibition in the historic Enid A. Haupt Conservatory into a different color experience, like a turn of a kaleidoscope.

See dramatically arranged orchids in arches of deliberate hues delivering a kaleidoscopic tunnel effect, along with other design surprises featuring thousands of orchids—both rare and iconic—from the Garden’s renowned collections and the finest growers in the world.

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Southeastern Pennsylvania Orchid Society Show

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And remember!

It's Keiki

Not

 

American Orchid Society
 

 

 


Next
Meeting

Thursday
February 20
7:00PM

 

 

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