NEWS & EVENTS

COUNCIL NEWS

WEBSITE

This site is very much a work in progress.  Any errors or corrections please notify to the webmaster (webmaster@orchidcouncil.org.nz).  

  • Societies please especially note that it is your responsibility to notify the webmaster of your show dates, and any changes to your contact details, and any information to go on your society’s page on this website.

 

ORCHIDS OF THE YEAR – 2016

OCNZ has great pleasure in announcing the following honours in respect of orchids judged and awarded in NZ in 2016:

Orchid of the Year and Species Orchid of the Year
    Lycaste deppei ‘Annie’ AM-CCE/OCNZ     Owner: W F Liddy

Cymbidium of the Year
    Cymbidium Gentle Touch ‘Bon Bon’ AM/OCNZ     Owner: Lito Teope

Cultural Award of the Year
    Dinema polybulbon ‘Gaz’ CCE/OCNZ     Owner: Jenny Walsh

Warmest congratulations to the exhibitors of those orchids.

 

PUBLICATIONS

The following OCNZ publications are available. Please contact the Secretary
     secretary@orchidcouncil.org.nz, or
     3338 Ohaupo Road, R D 2 Hamilton 3282

  • The latest annual Yearbook [Orchids 2017].  Copies of earlier yearbooks may be available, please enquire.
  • Orchid cultural handbook
  • Pests and sprays handbook

The Yearbooks are $10 per copy, plus postage and packing.

The handbooks are $20 for 10 copies (minimum order), plus postage and packing.

 

SOCIETY NEWS

Wanganui Orchid Society:  celebrates its 50th anniversary this year.  Golden Anniversary Show 7-8 October 2017, at Whanganui City College, 84 Ingestre Street.
Information from Joan Gill, 06-343-8279 or fish718@xtra.co.nz .

 

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