Annual Orchid Show and Sale
The DCOS annual show and sale is the largest of its kind in the greater NY metro area. Our 2018 show was held February 8-11th at Dearborn Market in Holmdel.
2018 Participating Societies, Vendors and Exhibitors
Ballantyne and Doran
Connecticut Orchid Society
Deep Cut Orchid Society
North Jersey Orchid Society
Staten Island Orchid Society
Southeastern Pennsylvania Orchid Society
2018 Lecture Series Schedule
In addition to our lecture series, we're pleased to announce we'll have orchid care author Barbara Schmidt present all day Saturday, Feb 10th. Barb has a BS in biology and chemistry, a teaching certificate in secondary science, and is a member of the AOS Education Committee. She will be on hand to answer questions for beginners and to sign copies of her book, Orchid Care: For the Beginner, which will be offered at a discounted rate to show attendees. . Learn more about Barbara here.
Below is a list of our confirmed speakers.
Saturday, Feb. 10,2018
10:30 am - Susan Gange, Stonybrook Orchids
Topic: Phalenopsis Culture
2:00 pm - Peter Lytell, DCOS Member
Topic: Growing Minatures in the home
3:30 pm - Tony Lombardino, DCOS Member
Topic: Orchids 101: Orchids in the Home
Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018
10:30 am - Bill Bodei, DCOS Member
Topic: Repotting and Mounting Orchids
2:00 pm - Silva Orchids
Topic: Orchid Culture: Potting Medium, etc.
3:00 - Faye Arnette, DCOS Member
Topic: Mounting Orchids
Resources for show exhibitors and vendors
DCOS member and orchid enthusiast Steve aka "Dr. Plants" takes us on a guided tour of our 2017 show.