Cheltenham & District Orchid Society

Subject to Covid-19 restrictions our next meeting will be held on

Tuesday 25th January - Dr Helen Millner

'Growing orchids in a Terrarium and the story of how the Wardian case changed the world'.

Please see Society Programme for more details.

Annual Show - Saturday 5th March 2022

You can even have your orchid re-potted for £2 - just bring it along to the show.

The Cheltenham & District Orchid Society was formed in 1975 to promote and encourage the growing, knowledge and education in the Culture of Orchids.

A must for all those interested in orchids in Gloucestershire, surrounding counties & further afield.

We are a very friendly Society and if you've got 1 or 100 orchids, or would like to know more before buying your first plant, why not join us?

Meetings are held in St. John's Church Hall, St. John's Avenue, Churchdown, Gloucestershire, GL3 2DB and start promptly at 7.30 pm.

Site last updated on 17/01/2022

Updated Society Programme and 2022 Show Information

The Phalaenopsis image above from a watercolour by Fern Harden is Phalaenopsis Cheltenham (Phal. Party Dress x Phal. amboinensis) which was raised by Keith Andrew and registered by the Society in 1982.

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© Phalaenopsis Cheltenham Image from a watercolour by Fern Harden Cheltenham & District Orchid Society

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