An organization of orchid societies dedicated to the preservation of orchids

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sPRING 2020

THE MID-AMERICA ORCHID CONGRESS held its meeting at the Cox Arboretum and we are attaching some pictures and the awards given at this meeting.  




 

AWARDS PRESENTED AT THE MAOC SPRING 2020 MEETING

MID-AMERICA TROPHY FOR MOST OUTSTANDING EXHIBIT BY AN AFFILIATED SOCIETY went to the Miami Valley Society.


HENRY C. AND LOIS HOLMES AWARD FOR BEST ONCIDIUM ALLIANCE PLANT -- Brassia Steve Male 'John's Gift'  owned by Russ Vernon


DELBERT LOWELL JACKS AWARD FOR BEST SPECIMEN PLANT-- Cattleya trianae 'Highjack' AM/AOS owned by Stephen Benjamin


FL STEVENSON AWARD FOR BEST PLEUROTHALLID --Masd. Marinrod 'Marsh Hollow' HCC/AOS owned by Russ Vernon


FOX VALLEY AWARD FOR BEST CYPRIPEDIUM ALLIANCE PLANT.  Awarded to the plant receiving the highest AOS award or, if no award, to the best of the Cypripedium class.  Paph. Magical Contrasts 'OK Two' AM/AOS of 86 points owned by Stephen Benjamin.


Other AOS AWARDS

Phrag QF Walter Sheeren 'Little Michele' AM/AOS of  82 points owned by Steven Benjamin

Paph. hermanii 'Oakwood Shocked' HCC/AOS of 75 points owned by Jim France

Max. dicheoides 'River Valley' (provisional) CBR/AOS owned by Eric Sauer

AND

AOS Show Trophy, Silver Certificate, 87 points Miami Valley Orchid Society Exhibit

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FUTURE MEETINGS OF THE MAOC

SPRING 2021

SPRING 2021

YOUR SOCIETY COULD HOST AN MAOC   OR WORK WITH US TO HAVE AN MAOC MEETING IN CONJUNCTION WITH YOUR SHOW!  TALK WITH US, IT IS FUN! 

SPRING 2021

SPRING 2021

SPRING 2021

CO-HOSTED BY THE THREE RIVERS ORCHID SOCIETY AND THE CENTRAL INDIANA ORCHID SOCIETY celebrating the 50 year anniversary of the Wheeler-Thanhauser Orchid Collection and Species Bank

MARCH 19-21, 2021

SPRING 2021

Your society could help host an MAOC.  Look at what you  can do on our page!! Get a stipend to help with expenses, or if you do not wish to share expenses, you can just help sponsor an MAOC meeting!!  We would love to talk to you!

  

 

 

Here are the orchid awards at the milwaukee maoc, 2019

Click here to view the list of Orchid Awards given at the Milwaukee MAOC.  Here are some fun pictures too!!!  We do have fun at MAOC!