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Brian Spitler Presents Cymbidiums: Their History, Culture, Breeding, and Geography
Thursday, May 19, 2016, 7 p.m.

Brian Spitler Cymbidiums May 19, 2016      We are excited to have a speaker to address cymbidiums and their culture as our educational lecture. Brian Spitler has been growing orchids for 20 years. Currently he is the President of the Greater Cincinnati Orchid Society and is also an AOS Probationary Judge. He likes introducing new members to successful culturing of orchids. His current personal growing interests focuses mostly on genetic diversity of seedlings and miniature cymbidiums.
     Brain's presentation will introduce the diversity in Cymbidium culture, how we have arrived at modern hybrids and discuss cultivars of species and their habitats.

Stunning Maryland Display at the 2016 SEPOS Show!

Stunning Maryland Display at the 2016 SEPOS Show!

Vendors, Too.

Vendors at the 2016 SEPOS show
Fishing Creek (Harrisburg), Seed Engei (Japan), Miranda Orchids (Brazil), Ecuagenera (Ecuador).


Maryland Orchid Society Membership Flyer The MOS brings together people interested in orchids to promote and encourage orchid culture, preservation, education propagation, hybridization, and all other orchid-related activities of interest to its members. Benefits of membership include a subscription to the Newsletter (email and web), voting rights, borrowing privileges from the MOS Library, monthly guest speakers, local judging, valuable door prizes, and much, much, more!

Click here to download a copy of the Maryland Orchid Society Membership Flyer, a beautiful full color poster to place wherever there are people needing the benefits of our fellowship!

If you are interested in orchid culture and would like to meet others with similar interests, we cordially invite you to join the ranks of Marylanders already enjoying the benefits of membership in the Maryland Orchid Society.

To join, mail an application form.

We invite articles, notices, etc. for inclusion in our monthly newsletter, deadline for inclusion is first Sunday of the month.

The official MOS official address is P.O. Box 50097, Baltimore, Maryland 21211

The Missions Statement of The Maryland Orchid Society

Mission Statement of the Maryland Orchid Society

Maryland Orchid Society - Board of Trustees
2014 - 2015

Officers
President   Sarah L. Spence
Vice President   Joan M. Roderick
Treasurer   Aaron Webb
Secretary   Suzanne Gaertner
     
 Directors
Jennifer Hildebrandt
Michael Moran
 
Committee Chairs
AOS/ODC Rep.   Valerie Lowe
Auction   Aaron Webb, Joan Roderick
Away Shows   Valerie Lowe
Education/Activities   David Smith, Eric Wiles
Hospitality   Margaret Smith
House   Gregg Custis, Ernest Drohan
Library   Norma Lynch
Membership   Marilyn Lauffer
Newsletter   Laura Sobelman
Program   Deborah Dade
Refreshments   Barbara Buck
Show   Bill Scharf, Joan Roderick
Show Table   Tom McBride
Sunshine   Janice Mazur
Website   Clark Riley
 

The vitality of our society is a direct result of the efforts of all our members.
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