NOS Meetings are held the 1st Thursday of each month at The Moorings Presbyterian Church, located at at 791 Harbour Dr, Naples. Harbour Drive is located on the west side of US 41 about 1/2 mile north of the Coastland Center Mall (see map below).
General meeting format is as follows:
- Flower Registration – 6:30 p.m.
- Flower Judging – 7:10 p.m.
- Meeting – 7:30 p.m.
- Program – 7:45 p.m.
Please click here to view the Monthly Meeting Competition Rules. Any orchid plant entered into competition must be owned by the entrant six months or more.
(NOTE: While we try our best to follow through with what is posted on our site, meeting agendas are subject to change without notice.)
November 7th NOS Monthly Meeting
The Naples Orchid Society’s speaker for the November 7th meeting will be Raphael Romero, Import and Export Manager for Plantio La Orquidea, a large orchid producer located in Sarasota and Venezuela. His topic will be Schomburgkia orchids. These are large, frilly-petaled orchids which grow in tropical areas of Venezuela. He will be bringing a variety of orchids to the meeting for sale. Plantio La Orquidea has been a featured vendor at the society’s Spring Show and Sale and will be returning February 21 to 23 for the 2014 orchid show. Plantio La Orquidea’s website is email@example.com and their phone is 941-504-7737.
Also, a 30 minute mini-culture class on Pests and Diseases of orchids will begin at 6:00 pm. It will be given by Bill Overton, AOS judge. Come early and learn, enjoy friendship and refreshments. All are welcome.
6 PM – Mini Culture Class, 6:30 PM – Flower Registration, 7:10 PM – Flower Judging, 7:30 PM – Meeting, 7:45 PM – Program