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Month: October 2016

Did You Know That

Did You Know That

Did you know that you can read the Honolulu Orchid Society (HOS) newsletters on the HOS Website?  Scroll down the left column of the HOS Web Site and click on Newsletters.  The newsletters appear on the website earlier than the hard copies that you receive in the mail.  You can see the November newsletter under 2016 Newsletter page.  Try it out.

November Meeting Date Changed to 3rd Wednesday

November Meeting Date Changed to 3rd Wednesday

The Honolulu Orchid Society General Membership Meeting for November will be held on the third Wednesday, November 16, 2016, one week later than usual.  The speaker will be Roy Tokunaga of H&R Nurseries who speak on the Catch of the Day.  Roy who is the co-owner of H&R Nurseries is an accredited Judge of the American Orchid Society and Honolulu Orchid Society.  He will be bringing blooming plants to the meeting which be sold at discounted prices.  The plant sales more »

Honolulu Orchid Society Show is this Weekend

Honolulu Orchid Society Show is this Weekend

The Honolulu Orchid Society’s 77th Annual Orchid Show and Plant Sale will open at 9:00 AM on Friday, October 14 at the Washington Middle School Cafeteria.  Orchid Jackpot is the theme for the three day Show.  Besides the Honolulu Orchid Society, orchid landscape displays will be put up by the Aiea Orchid Club, Ewa Orchid Society, Hawaii Kai Orchid Society, Kunia Orchid Society and the Windward Orchid Society.  Eight vendors including Carmela Orchids from the Big Island will be selling more »

Tillandsia Culture Will Be Topic of Wednesday’s HOS Meeting

Tillandsia Culture Will Be Topic of Wednesday’s HOS Meeting

  George and Judy Hidano will be the speakers at this Wednesday’s (October 12, 2016) General Membership Meeting of the Honolulu Orchid Society.  They will be bringing some of their prized Tillandsias to the meeting and will demonstrate how they grow them.  Like many orchid hobbyists, George and Judy raise their Tillandsias along with their many orchid plants.  They have won numerous awards and trophies for their orchids, which they raise with their Tillandsias in their backyard at Pacific Palisades more »

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