Orchid Society of Great Britain Orchids for Everyone Day & Orchid Auction

Date: Saturday 27 July 2024

On Saturday 27th July 2024, the Orchid Society of Great Britain are holding a special Orchids for Everyone all day event at Cole Court, 150 London Road, Twickenham, London, TW1 1HD. Doors open at 9.30am for a 10am start. The meeting closes at 5pm. There will be two orchid talks, an OSGB Members’ Show Table, the OSGB Library, and an OSGB Members’ Orchid Sales Table at this meeting. The OSGB Chairman will welcome everyone. The first presentation entitled, What is an orchid? will be presented by the OSGB’s President, Helen Millner. This talk will dive into the interesting world that sets orchids apart from other flowers. The second presentation is entitled, Orchids for everyone and will be presented by OSGB Programme Secretary, Michael Radley. This talk will look at the expansive world of orchid culture, from a windowsill phalaenopsis to large orchid collections, pushing the boundary of where and how you can grow your orchids. The afternoon session includes a mid-season auction. An opportunity to acquire orchid rarities at reasonable prices. Plant registration for the auction opens at 13:15, The auction starts at 14:00. OSGB Members may bring up to eight plants or eight lots (with several plants in a lot), or 12 for family membership. 10% of the sale price goes to the OSGB. Refreshments will be available. For more information about the Orchid Society of Great Britain, please click here. All OSGB members are welcome to attend this special day. The Orchid Society of Great Britain offer membership that runs from January until December and a special offer membership that runs from July 2024 until December 2026. The OSGB offer reduced price membership for young adults, and for two or more people in the same household. To become a member of the Orchid Society of Great Britain, visit their website.

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