2017 Programme

The Lea Valley Orchid Society meets on the following dates:-

18th  Jan         Cypripedioideae, slippers by Robin McDonald**

15th Feb            Orchid of Crete by Colin Metherell

15th March      Spring Show and Bring and Share
See the classes and rules Show Classes    Show Rules

19th April       Judging according to BOC rules by Neville Dunn

17th May Orchids of Western Himalayas by Bala Kompalli

27th May          Lea Valley Orchid Show Ware Saturday 10am to 4:00pm Age Concern Centre Priory Street Ware Hertfordshire SG12 0DE

May / June      An outing to a local orchid site location to be arranged

21st June         A Social meeting and Bring and Share at Highdown House

19th July        Orchids of North Sichuan, Southwest China , by Kevin Stewart

16th August     AGM (photo competition & refreshments)

20th Sept           Our Auction  “priceless orchids under the hammer”

18th Oct            Recent Successes in Saving the British Lady’s Slipper Orchid  by Andrew Bannister**,
15th Nov            Autumn Orchid Show and Party

* Plant Sales, Members may bring plants for sale (10% to LVOS please) 

** Speaker bringing plants for sale