The February 2014 issue of Orchids Australia envisaged despatch on 6th February.
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Recent awards (to #4861) view photos and details
2012 Orchids of the Year Awards view
Victorian Regional Judging Panel 500 orchids auction 11May2014 Download Catalogue
AOC Orchids of the Year awards since their inception. Vew the Hybrid , Species , Award of Distinction and Cultural awards history.
View the photographic showcase of awards, or latest awards
Looking for an orchid club in your area? see info. here.
18 Selected Species articles by Mr Peter Taylor now online. Read here
Awards see here by judging panel or search by genus or by awardee.
As mentioned in Orchids Australia June 08 issue, Downloads of RHS Standard Abbreviations of all Generic Names and RHS Alphabetical One-Table List of Genera and Intergeneric Combinations are [ available here]
View all FCC, ACE and AD orchid awards here
About submitting an article to Orchids Australia read here
Recent First Class Certificates:
Left: Paph. Harold Koopowitz 'Choc-Mint' FCC/AOC 2013 (QLD) 86.2 18Mar2013
Owner: Robertson Orchids #4719
Left: Masd. Rein King 'Winter Orange' FCC/AOC 2013 (NSW) 86 15Aug2013
Owner: Mt Beenak Orchids #4799
Left: Masd. Rein Touch 'Best of Beenak' FCC/AOC 2013 (NSW) 87 15Aug2013
Owner: Beenak Orchids #4798
Links to approximately 50 Australian orchid suppliers in ConneXions recently updated a convenient portal view orchid suppliers here
Links to over 30 Web sites of orchid interest in ConneXions recently updated ... a convenient portal view orchid interest links here
What is the Australian Orchid Council Inc.? The Australian Orchid Council Inc. is the national body representing Australia's orchid clubs and growers. [more about the AOC]
Orchid Judging System The Australian Orchid Council Inc., coordinates and administers a national judging system of orchids.[more about orchid judging]
Orchids Australiahas been published every two months since February 1989. It is consistently acclaimed as one of the leading orchid magazines in the world. The magazine is available by subscription only.[more about Orchids Australia]
February (Vol. 26 No. 1)
Brs. Brown's Sunrise 'Lachlan' FCC/AOC 2013 (NSW)
Owner: Bill Brown
Photographer: B. Miller
IN THIS ISSUE:
-Den. Hot Lips 'Lesley' FCC/AOC 2012 (NSW)
-Our Life's Journey with Orchids
-Staurochilus loheriana a tough looking orchid
-Smitinandia helferi and a forgotten naturalist, traveller and botanist
-A New Chinese Scorpion Orchid
-When Dreams Come True
-Orchids Australia's 25th Anniversary: Part II
-My Journey into the Orchid World
-Conservation Symposium -Victoria 2013
-AOC awards 4790 to 4829
-Club news, coming Show dates, cultural notes ..... and much more.
Inexpensive back issues of Orchids Australia [ info.here]
To assist in obtaining straight & tall Cymbidium spikes buy Nie-Co-Rolls from the AOC. Price $2.50 to $2.00 depending on quantity, includes postage. Order online here now Why not arrange a combined Club order?
Selected Species Articles [read here....]
Orchid Awards - Why do they Affect You? [read here....]
Australian regional orchid conferences & shows info.