Welcome to the Naples Orchid Society!
The Naples Orchid Society promotes the appreciation and cultivation of orchids as a hobby, and endeavors to preserve wild orchids indigenous to Southwest Florida through education and research.
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The Naples Orchid Society’s monthly meeting was held March 2, 2017. The best hybrid and the best species orchid were given gold ribbons. The best hybrid award was given to Den Adastra ‘Jim Longwell’ owned by David Genovese. The best species award was given to Tolu. variegata ‘Robert Bailey’ AM/CCM/AOS … Continue reading →
Cuba: land of cigars and rum, ghost orchids and bats! Last fall, Dr. Zettler, whose students NOS has supported with internships for six years, generously invited me to go to Cuba on a research trip as a representative of the Naples Orchid Society and Naples Botanical Garden (if no one … Continue reading →