Annual Spring Orchid Show

2013 Show Overview

In 2013 the Society hosted the South and West Regional Orchid Show and Conference at the Wesley Centre, National Circuit, Forrest on 5 (9 am - 5 pm) and 6 (Noon - 4 pm) October. Orchid clubs from the region participated in the show.

The Show was the largest hosted by the Canberra Society in terms of plants benched and attendance. Over 500 plants were benched and almost 1500 persons attended. Four societies presented plants in displays.

Below are images from the show.

Images by Mark Fraser and Christine Finch, cropped and reduced for website.

Display by Albury Wodonga and District Orchid Club

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Display by Batemans Bay Orchid Club

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Display by Canberra Orchid Society

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Display by Eurobodalla Orchid Club

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Display by Wagga Wagga Orchid Society

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The Art and Craft entries

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Some of the Photographic entries

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The quality of the plants was reflected in 11 plants being awarded as shown below:

Plant Award Grower Image
Images by Mark Fraser
AM = Award of Merit, ACM = Award of Cultural Merit, HCC = Highly Commended Certificate

Masdevallia Rein Dancer 'Top Red'

AM

P & L Van Est

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Masdevallia Copper Angel 'Highland'

ACM

Gloria Custard

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Dendrobium nobile 'Jean'

ACM

Gordon Marion

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Phalaenopsis Nobby's Amy 'Jill'

HCC

Joe& Jill Wooding

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Chiloglottis trapeziformis 'Yvonne'

ACM

Paul Tyerman

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Sarconopsis Noelene Russell 'Shaylee Sereine'

AM

Joe& Jill Wooding

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Cattleya intermedia fm amethystina 'Aranbeen'

HCC

Lawranna Orchids

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Phalaenopsis (Tying Shing Miracle x Tying Shin Baby Smile )

HCC

Dendi Orchids

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Rhyncattleanthe Dendi's Leopard

AM

Dendi Orchids

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Paphiopedilum Tuxedo Junction x Raisin Candy)

AM

Dendi Orchids

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Paphiopedilum ((Jolly Roger x Pacific Magic) X Butlers Effect)

HCC

Dendi Orchids

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