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ORCHIDS OF THE YEAR – 2017
OCNZ has great pleasure in announcing the following honours in respect of orchids judged and awarded in NZ in 2017:
Orchid of the Year
Paphiopedilum Onyx ‘Anya’ AM/OCNZ Owners: Lex & Julie Sharp
Species Orchid of the Year and also Special Merit Award
Brassia verrucosa var. majus ‘Awapuni’ AM/OCNZ Owner: Graham Jackson
Cymbidium of the Year
Cymbidium Anne Thomas ‘Orange Glow’ AM/OCNZ Owner: Alan Napper
Cultural Award of the Year
Gomesa echinata ‘Studfall’ CCE/OCNZ Owner: Grahame Leafberg
Warmest congratulations to the exhibitors of those orchids.
The following OCNZ publications are available. Please contact the Secretary
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.
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