2016 - 2017
President Nicole Simmons
1st. Vice Pres. Glendon Nam
2nd. Vice President Audrey Aderson
Hon. Secretary Debbie Jaggan
Recording Secty. Lois Nelson
Treasurer Brian Lam
Claude W Hamilton
American Orchid Society
SHOWS IN JAMAICA, FLORIDA
AND THE CARIBBEAN
INTERNATIONAL ORCHID REGISTER
THE ORCHID PHOTO PAGE
World Checklist Of Monocotyledons (KEW)
To foster interest in orchid growing, appreciation and conservation by educating our
members and the public by way of meetings, talks, demonstrations orchid shows, etc..
The society meets on the first Saturday of each month at the Jamaica
Confederation of Trade Unions Centre, 1 Hope Boulevard, Kingston 6, at 4.00 p.m.
Visitors are always welcome at our meetings. At our monthly meetings we
try to keep business related matters to a minimum and focus on
discussing orchid growing and exhibition matters. Members are encouraged
to bring plants in bloom to the meetings for exhibition and discussion.
Plants exhibited are recognised as follows:
Best New Member's Plants (open to members of less than 1 year)
Best Jamaica Species
Best Foreign Species
For additional information please call Claude Hamilton at Tel: 876-927-5710, or contact us by e-mail at
JAMAICA ORCHID SOCIETY SHOW 2016
The Jamaica Orchid Society Spring Orchid Show will be held in the Jamaica Horticultural Society Hall, Gibson Drive, Hope Pastures, Kingston 6 on April 02 - 02, 201.. Judging at the show will be conducted by a team of AOS and JOS judges. All the plants entered in the show will be eligible for American Orchid Society awards.
OTHER AMRICAN ORCHID SOCIETY JUDGED EVENTS IN JAMAICA IN 2016 - 2017
05 November 2016 - Jamaica Orchid Society Meeting, Trades Unions Centre, Hope Pastures - commencing at 12.00 noon.
04 February 2017 - Jamaica Orchid Society Meeting, Trades Unions Centre, Hope Pastures - commencing at 12.00 noon.
05 February 2017 - Ocho Rios Orchid Society Show, Couples Sans Souci Hotel, White River, Prospect, St. Mary.
25 & 26 February 2017 - Montego Bay Orchid Club Show,
25 & 26 March 2017 - Jamaica Orchid Society Show, Jamaica Horticultural Society Show Hall. Gibson Drive, Hope Pastures, Kingston 6. - 9.00 am - 5.00 pm each day.
03 June 2017- Jamaica Orchid Society Meeting, Trades Unions Centre, Hope Pastures - commencing at 12.00 noon.
04 November 2017 - Jamaica Orchid Society Meeting, Trades Unions Centre, Hope Pastures - commencing at 12.00 noon.
per year (Local)
40.00 per year (Foreign)
J$2,000.00 per year (Joint Local)*
US$50.00 per year (Joint Foreign)
* JOINT MEMBERSHIPS ARE AVAILABLE
AND WIVES ONLY.