The 2015 Annual Orchid Show & Sale will be held February 20, 21. and 22 in the Baker Center Gym at the Moorings Presbyterian Church, 791 Harbour Drive, Naples. Show hours are Friday, 3-8:00 pm, Saturday, 9am-5 pm and Sunday 12 pm-4 pm. The theme has been chosen from members’ ideas. Admission will be $8 at the door, cash, checks or credit cards accepted. Those under 12 are free. A coupon good for $1 off admission is available. Click here for coupon.
The show will feature prize-winning orchids of many species and hybrids. Card-table size and large floor-size artistic displays of blooming orchid plants, containers full of potted orchids and cut orchid flower arrangements will compete for ribbons and awards. (Click here for 2014 Ribbon winners and 2014 Show Awards) American Orchid Society judges will award outstanding single plants for best in a variety of classes. Information about the exhibits and plant competitions are contained in the rules and regulations for the show entries. Please see the information below.
Only hobby grower members are eligible for the Naples Orchid Society awards, but anyone can enter an individual orchid to be judged for AOS awards. If awarded, the owner of the plant must pay for any AOS award, but can opt out of accepting AOS awards when registering the entry. (Click here for 2014 AOS Award winners)
Orchid vendors will be present at the show, selling beautiful blooming orchids and orchid supplies. The vendors for the 2015 show will be Art Stone Orchids/Palmer Orchids, Florida SunCoast, Krull-Smith, Plantio la Orquidea, and OFE. NOS members host the show and are available to explain how to care for and grow all kinds of different orchids.
NOS 2014 Orchid Show Schedules & Regulations. Please NOTE: These forms will remain online for reference sake, and will be updated early each year for the upcoming show.
Show Schedules & Information
Show Rules & Regulations
- Orchid Flower Judging Guideline
- Container Guidelines and Regulations
- Floor Exhibit Guidelines and Regulations
- Flower Arrangement Guidelines and Regulations
- Individual Plant Guidelines
- Table Top Guidelines and Regulations
- Trophy Classes & Entry Classifications
- Show Exhibitors Rules and Regulations
- NOS Compliance Procedure and Statement