JAMAICA ORCHID SOCIETY
Founded in 1931

An Affiliate of the American Orchid Society Since 1952



Broughtonia sanguinea 'Rock Cottage' AM/CCM/AOS
Exhibited and awarded at the 2017 Jamaica Orchid Society Show
in Kingston



Executive Committee
2018 - 2019

OFFICERS

President                  Nicole Simmons
1st. Vice Pres.           Sharon Sterling
2nd. Vice President   Claude Hamilton
Hon. Secretary            Debbie Jaggan
Recording Secty. Michael DuQuesnay
Treasurer                  
     Opal Wilson

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Ernest Hamilton
Kerry-Ann Bethune
Andrew Woods
David McBean
John Shervington
Sheila Miller
Brian Lam

LINKS

American Orchid Society

SHOWS IN JAMAICA, FLORIDA
AND THE CARIBBEAN

INTERNATIONAL ORCHID REGISTER

THE ORCHID PHOTO PAGE

World Checklist Of Monocotyledons (KEW)


AIMS & OBJECTIVES

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..

MEETINGS
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 Jamaican Species
Best Foreign Species
Best Brassavola Species or Hybrid
Best Broughtonia Species or Hybrid
Best Cattleya Species or Hybrid
Best Dendrobium Species or Hybrid
Best Phalaenopsis Species or Hybrid
Best Vandaceous Species or Hybrid
Best Orchid
For additional information please call Claude Hamilton at Tel: 876-927-5710, or contact us by e-mail at
brosanguinea@gmail.com

JAMAICA ORCHID SOCIETY SHOW 2018

The Jamaica Orchid Society Spring Orchid Show will be held in the Jamaica Horticultural Society Hall, Gibson Drive, Hope Pastures, Kingston 6 from 
16 - 18 March 2018. 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 2017 - 2018

05 November 2017 - Jamaica Orchid Society Meeting, Trades Unions Centre, Hope Pastures - commencing at 12.00 noon.

03 February 2018 - Jamaica Orchid Society Meeting, Trades Unions Centre, Hope Pastures - commencing at 12.00 noon.

11 February 2018 - Ocho Rios Orchid Society Show, Couples Sans Souci Hotel, White River, Prospect, St. Mary.

2018 - Montego Bay Orchid Club Show,

18 - 18 March 2018 - Jamaica Orchid Society Show, Jamaica Horticultural Society Show Hall. Gibson Drive, Hope Pastures, Kingston 6. - 9.00 am - 5.00 pm each day.

02 June 2018- Jamaica Orchid Society Meeting, Trades Unions Centre, Hope Pastures - commencing at 12.00 noon.

03 November 2018 - Jamaica Orchid Society Meeting, Trades Unions Centre, Hope Pastures - commencing at 12.00 noon.

MEMBERSHIP FEES
         Single:  J$2,000.00   per year (Local)
                    US$ 40.00 per year (Foreign)
              

                  * JOINT MEMBERSHIPS ARE AVAILABLE
TO HUSBANDS AND WIVES ONLY.

 

 




Page designed and maintained by - Claude W. Hamilton
Copyright 1999 - 2018, Jamaica Orchid Society Ltd.
(Incorporated in Jamaica with Limited Liability)
Tel: 1-876-927-6713
Vonage: 1-407-574-2185

E-Mail:  
brosanguinea@gmail.com