OOS 2019 Meeting Schedule
Please check this schedule monthly for updates

 

2019 GREEN GROWERS PRESENTATION PLANT SALES
January 20th Orchid Essentials
(SWROGA Program 36 by Frank Zachariah) 
Presented by Jay Simon.
 

Seeing Red.
Cattleya coccinea and its use in red cattleya breeding
( by Jay Simon)

 
February 17th

Water Quality and Media Relations
(Members please bring a sample of their water for PH/EC testing)|
Presented by Douglas C. Needhman, Ph. D., V.M.M.

Integrated Pest Management
Presented by Douglas C. Needham Ph. D., V.M.M.

 
March 17th "Corsages - How-to and hands-on training for Annual Show"
Presented by Nancy Capps
"Orchid Arrangements training for Annual Show"
Presented by Nancy Capps
 
April 14th

"Registering and Displaying our Orchids for the Annual Show"
Presented by Jana Butcher and Carolyn McCabe

Hands-on experience for registering and displaying our show orchids
(members bring several of their plants for practice)
 
May No monthly meeting due to our annual show No monthly meeting due to our annual show  
June 16th

Orchid Fun
Presented by Brian Truong

Dividing and Repotting Orchids
by Brian Truong.

 
July 21st

Miscellaneous Orchid Culture
(follow by Q&A so bring your orchid questions to discuss)
Presented by Peter Lin of Diamond Orchids

Mini Catts: Delightful Cattleyas in Miniature
Presented by Peter Lin of Diamond Orchids

Yes!
10% off pre-orders
and no shipping if
picked up at meeting.
August 18th  

Phragmipedium Breeding and Culture
(followed by Q&A sessions)
Presented by Jason Fisher of Orchids Limited

Yes!
10% off pre-orders
and no shipping if
picked up at meeting.
September 15th

Growing Orchids on Polyester Fabric
Slide Presentation/Demo and Q&A
Christopher Steele of Palaropa
(Wallplants.com and Phalaropa.com)

Polyester
fabric growing media
will be available for sale.
October 20th

¿TBD?

Deceptive Growing & Pollination Strategies of Orchids
Presented by Nate Tschaenn
(Director of Horticulture, Myriad Botanical Gardens)

 
November 17th Greenhouse Tour  -------->
(TBA)
Meeting and 2020 Officers and Show Poster Vote  
     December Holiday Party
(TBA)