JAMAICA ORCHID SOCIETY
Founded in 1931

An Affiliate of the American Orchid Society Since 1952



Vanda lamellata var boxalii 'Ritter'
Exhibited by Claude Hamilton at the
Montego Bay Orchid Club Show
27 February 2016



Executive Committee
2016 - 2017

OFFICERS

President                  Nicole Simmons
1st. Vice Pres.              Glendon Nam
2nd. Vice President    Audrey Aderson
Hon. Secretary             Debbie Jaggan
Recording Secty.              Lois Nelson
Treasurer                  
         Brian Lam

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Claude W Hamilton
Pauline Levy
Beverly Miller
David McBean
Joy Miles
John Shervington
Abe Pearce
Sheila Miller

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 New Member's Plants (open to members of less than 1 year)
Best Jamaica Species
Best Foreign Species
Best Orchid
For additional information please call Claude Hamilton at Tel: 876-927-5710, or contact us by e-mail at
jaorchidsociety@aol.com

JAMAICA ORCHID SOCIETY SHOW 2016

The Jamaica Orchid Society Spring Orchid Show will be held in the Jamaica Horticultural Society Hall, Gibson Drive, Hope Pastures, Kingston 6 on April 02 - 02, 201..
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 2016 - 2017

05 November 2016 - Jamaica Orchid Society Meeting, Trades Unions Centre, Hope Pastures - commencing at 12.00 noon.

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

05 February 2017 - Ocho Rios Orchid Society Show, Couples Sans Souci Hotel, White River, Prospect, St. Mary.

25 & 26 February 2017 - Montego Bay Orchid Club Show,

25 & 26 March 2017 - Jamaica Orchid Society Show, Jamaica Horticultural Society Show Hall. Gibson Drive, Hope Pastures, Kingston 6. - 9.00 am - 5.00 pm each day.

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

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

MEMBERSHIP FEES
         Single:  J$1,200.00   per year (Local)
                    US$ 40.00 per year (Foreign)
                   J$2,000.00  per year (Joint Local)*
                    US$50.00   per year (Joint Foreign)                 
        
                * JOINT MEMBERSHIPS ARE AVAILABLE
TO HUSBANDS AND WIVES ONLY.

 

 

Page designed and maintained by - Claude W. Hamilton
Copyright 1999 - 2016, Jamaica Orchid Society Ltd.
(Incorporated in Jamaica with Limited Liability)
Tel: 1-876-978-5710
Vonage: 1-407-574-2185

E-Mail: 
jaorchidsociety@aol.com