Please check back often for the latest information on our 2020 meetings, shows, judging opportunities, and more.


In-person meetings are currently suspended due to COVID-19. Check back for updates on our virtual events.

June 28

VIRTUAL MEETING: World-renowned cattleya grower and hybridizer Fred Clark will speak to us via Zoom.

July 26

MOS member Doug Mallory will present "Grow it Like a Cattleya--Misunderstandings about this Genus."

August 23

Francisco Miranda, expert on orchid taxonomy and Brazilian orchids, will visit us.

September 27



October 25

Allen Black, grower and breeder of brassavola orchids, will present to our society.

November 22


December 6

Holiday party and silent auction fundraiser. All are welcome!



**Suspended until further notice due to COVID-19**

MOS member Melissa Garner is currently enrolled in the American Orchid Society judging program and visits the judging center in St. Louis about once a month (typically on the 2nd Saturday of the month).

If you have an orchid you would like to have considered for AOS judging, please contact Melissa to find out when she is going and to coordinate plant drop-off and pickup.  Plants must be dropped off by 7 p.m. the evening prior to the judging date.

Melissa's email:


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