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Sarc’ It To Me Again!

November is sarcochilus flowering time in Victoria. At the recent Southern Suburbs Orchid Society (SSOS) virtual voting competition, members from three grower categories: Novice, Intermediate and Open submitted a collection of beautiful hybrids and species. The plants and flowers were … Continue reading

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What’s Flowering in November

If you thought that orchids would have finished flowering by November, think again. Eighteen SSOS Club members provided 76 entries for our November virtual voting competition. Although it is a typical time of year for sarcochilus to flower, members still … Continue reading

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November Stunners

If you thought that orchids would have finished flowering by November, think again. Eighteen SSOS Club members provided 76 entries for our November virtual voting competition. Although it is a typical time of year for sarcochilus to flower, members still … Continue reading

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What’s Flowering in October

Members of the Southern Suburbs Orchid Society (SSOS) held their October Virtual Voting Competition. Overall their were 72 entries submitted by members. There were 19 entries in the Open, 18 in intermediate and Novice Section had the most entries – … Continue reading

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Orch-Tober Virtual Vote Winners

Members of the Southern Suburbs Orchid Society (SSOS) held their October Virtual Voting Competition. Overall there were 72 entries submitted by members. There were 19 entries in the Open Section, 18 in Intermediate and the Novice Section had the most … Continue reading

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Another first for Southern Suburbs

The only good thing about Lockdown 6.0 in Melbourne is that it has given members of the Southern Suburbs Orchid Society (SSOS) an opportunity to create and photograph a virtual display stand of their orchids in their own homes, as … Continue reading

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What’s Flowering in August

Southern Suburbs Orchid Society members submitted 68 entries into the August Virtual Voting competition. Here are some examples of the entries, so that you get an idea of what is flowering in late Winter in and around inner southern Melbourne. … Continue reading

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Our (Respected + Impressive) = August Winners

The August Member’s Virtual Voting Competition saw 68 entries over the three member sections and the winners this month are: NOVICE:  Cymbidium Green[Grower: J Derham] INTERMEDIATE: Oncidium Midnight Miracle Mask [Grower: L Bunning] OPEN: Lc Blue angel ‘Executive’ [Grower: E … Continue reading

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Wednesday Night Winners

Members of the Southern Suburbs Orchid Society (SSOS) met on Wednesday night, 7th July. Many interesting flowering orchids were benched and judged. Here are some of the winners from the competition. View the full set of winners and other flowering … Continue reading

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What’s in a Name?

Once upon a time an orchid club put on a virtual show which had a cast of wonderful orchids with some exotic and magical names, no doubt with many stories to tell, such as: A modern day ‘take’ on an … Continue reading

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