Annual membership dues are $40 for an individual membership or $50 for a family membership.

  • Click Here to register as a new member online.
  • Click Here to renew your membership online.
  • Click Here to download a membership registration form that you can print, complete and mail to the Naples Orchid Society.

Naples Orchid Society Benefits & Privileges include:

  • An NOS welcome kit, which contains the latest member directory, an application to the AOS (American Orchid Society), a brief history of the NOS, culture information on many of the commonly grown genera in our area, and instructions on how to participate in the plant tables.
  • Meeting & mixing with many friendly and helpful orchid “neighbors” – amateurs, advanced and commercial growers willing to share information.
  • Air-conditioned spacious and conveniently located meeting hall with ample parking.
  • Twelve monthly meetings feature:
  • Orchid growers speaking on different genera; providing culture information as well as the sale of plants and supplies
    Hands-on educational programs.
  • An “Orchid Doctor” to help with any of your orchid problems or questions.
  • Ribbon judging (except December) – display your blooming plants and win first, second or third place ribbons for each category judged. Year-end trophies are awarded to the top point winners (points are awarded for each ribbon won).
  • Hosts and hostesses are available to help you learn about us at each meeting; to introduce you to fellow members; to teach how you can participate in the plant table voting process; and to answer any questions you may have.
  • Refreshments.
  • Monthly plant raffle.
  • Monthly News letter full of lots of great information.
  • An annual AOS judged orchid show.
  • An annual plant sale (usually held in November).
  • December pot-luck dinner – a chance to relax and enjoy the company of friendly members while partaking of our delicious food (orchidists can cook too)!
  • A 6-week long culture course is provided each January for $60 for members and $90 for non members. The instructors are fellow members of the NOS.  For more information and to apply for the culture class, click here.  Class size is limited.

 

Please note: The membership registration form is designed to be printed on a single piece of 8.5 x 11 inch paper from any computer printer. Click the link above to open the PDF (If needed, please Click here to get Adobe Reader), then chose File > Print from the menu bar at the top of the page to print the application. Some pop-up blocking software may interfere with the page being displayed. if you have this problem and are using a pop-up blocker other than the one used by Internet Explorer, please turn it off and try again. ~ Thanks!

Upcoming Events

  • July 6, 2017
    Monthly Meeting

    OUR JULY 6 MONTHLY MEETING WILL FEATURE OUR 2017 NOS SCHOLARSHIP INTERNS UNDER DIRECTION OF DR. LARRY ZETLER, PROFESSOR OF BIOLOGY & DIRECTOR OF THE ORCHID RECOVERY PROGRAM AT ILLINOIS COLLEGE & DR. ERNESTO MUJICO, FROM CUBA’S MINISTERY OF SCIENCE, & GHOST ORCHID EXPERT.

    Bill’s Mini Culture Class will return in July.

    Flower Registration 6:30 p.m.
    Flower Judging 7:10 p.m.
    Meeting 7:30 p.m.
    Program 7:45 p.m.


    6:30 pm,