Category Archives: #OrchidFamily

Your Personal Invitation to Our Spring Show

The Southern Suburbs Orchid Society Annual Spring Show is coming up and you can’t afford to miss this special event. Saturday 17th September – Sunday 18th September, 2022 Venue: N.G. Wishart Senior Citizens Hall, 964 Nepean Highway (cnr. Exley Drive) … Continue reading

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What’s Growing in July

There were 67 entries in the July Virtual Voting Competition. Novice Section had the most entries – 27. Intermediate Section had 20 entries and Open Section also had 20 entries. Despite the cold weather and occasional frosts, the cymbidiums are … Continue reading

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July Members Virtual Voting Competition | Winners

There were 67 entries in the July Virtual Voting Competition. Novice Section had the most entries – 27. Intermediate Section had 20 entries and Open Section also had 20 entries. SSOS members voted for their favourite flowering orchids and the … Continue reading

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What’s Flowering in June

There were 46 entries in the June Virtual Voting Competition. Novice section had the most entries – 20. Intermediate Section had 14 entries and Open Section had 12 entries. Here is a sample of what was shown: See the full … Continue reading

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Judges Votes – June SSOS Meeting

SSOS held its June Meeting on Wednesday 1st June, 2022. The following are the winners from the Judges Results.  Judges Vote, Best in Open and Laeliinae Species Cattleya Percivalliana ‘Summit’ – Grower: C&G Trainor Club Cultural Certificate and Winner Cymbidium … Continue reading

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June Member’s Virtual Voting Competition – Winners

There were 46 entries in the June Virtual Voting Competition. Novice Section had the most entries – 20. Intermediate Section had 14 entries and Open Section had 12 entries. SSOS members voted for their favourite flowering orchids and the winners … Continue reading

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What’s Flowering in May 2022

The SSOS May Members Virtual Vote competition saw 48 entries by 12 club members who competed in Novice (16 entries), Intermediate (19 entries) and Open Sections (13 entries). It is a time of the year to see Cattleya and Laelia … Continue reading

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Three Club Challenge 2022 | Winners and Champions

On Wednesday 4th May, SSOS hosted the 2022 Invitational Challenge (aka the Three Club Challenge), held annually in May. It is an autumn flowering competition run between three south eastern district clubs – Dandenong and District Orchid Club (DDOC), Mornington … Continue reading

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May the Best of Them Win

Southern Suburbs Orchid Society has run its members virtual voting competition for May. There were 48 entries. Thirteen entries were in Open Section, nineteen in Intermediate Section and sixteen in Novice Section. The winners are: Open Section: Cymbidium erythrostylum x … Continue reading

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What’s Flowering in April

The SSOS April Members Virtual Vote competition saw 53 entries by 13 club members who competed in Novice (24 entries), Intermediate (19 entries) and Open Sections (10 entries). It is a time of the year to see Cattleya and Laelia … Continue reading

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