Next Meeting

August 12, 2020 In person Meeting CANCELLED due to Covid pandemic-switched to Zoom

The next KOS monthly meeting will be a virtual one on Zoom. It will start at 7:00 pm on August 12 with the business meeting, which we will limit to 30 min and then move on to a presentation on Cuban Orchids by Larry Zettler. There will be time for questions and answers afterwards. 

This is the meeting information on Zoom:

Topic: Kentucky Orchid Society August 2020 Meeting

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Meeting ID: 449 077 0513
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Our usual format for our in-person meetings:

6:30-7:00Plant Doctor
Social Hour
Beginner’s Corner
7:00-7:30Business Meeting
7:40-8:30Educational presentation
8:30-9:00Show-N-Tell, Raffle


August 12Larry Zettler “Cuban Orchids”
September 12Cordelia Head
October 14to be determined
NovemberKristin Uthus “Mini-Catts and Their Culture”
December 9to be determined

Upcoming events:

Aug 22-23, 2020 Locust Grove Gardeners’ Fair & Silent Auction- (possible)

Locust Grove is located at 561 Blankenbaker Lane, Louisville, KY 40207

October 16-18 Greater Cincinnati Fall Orchid Show and Sale

Krohn Conservatory

1501 Eden Park Drive

Cincinnatti, Ohio

October 23-25, 2020 Kentucky Orchid Society Annual Show and Sale

St. Matthews Episcopal Church

330 N Hubbards Lane

Louisville, KY 40207

Past Meetings & Events

June 11, 2020 KOS meeting cancelled due to pandemic; business meeting via Zoom; presentation by Peter Lin on Miniature Cattleya’s, via Zoom through the Miami Valley Orchid SOciety

May 13, 2020 KOS meeting cancelled because of pandemic; Zoom presentation by Doug Martin on Birds, Bees and Orchids

April 8, 2020 KOS meeting cancelled due to pandemic

March 11, 2020 KOS meeting. Guest Speaker: Michael Hinshaw, from Indianapolis, speaking on Culture of Phalaenopsis

Feb 28 – Mar 1, 2020 Greater Cincinnati Orchid Society Spring Show & Plant Sale. KOS had a display and members’ orchids won a total of 11 ribbons. Congrats!

Feb 28 – Mar 1, 2020 Kentucky Home Garden & Remodeling Show. KOS had a booth set up selling a wide variety of orchids.

Feb 14-16, 2020 Miami Valley Orchid Society Show. KOS had a display and members’ orchids won a total of 13 ribbons. Congrats!