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Next Meeting: October 11, 2016
Speaker: Dick Doran
Topic: Sarchochilus Orchids
Dick has been growing orchids for over 30 years during which time he has accumulated over 100 A.O.S. awards plus 4 national awards:
- The Butterworth prize for Sophronitus coccinea
- The Fukumura vandaceous award for Sarchochilus hartmannii
- The Benjamin Kodama dendrobium award for Dendrobium Warragul
- The Earnest Hetherington award for Cymbidium Devon Gala
The Sarchochilus plants he exhibited at the SEPOS Show in April were incredible: well grown and extremely floriferous with many growths. He will share his expertise with us.