Learn About Growing Orchids

The Dunes Kalamazoo Orchid Society is a group of orchid enthusiast who offer camaraderie, encouragement and education to all orchid growers. All meetings except the holiday and summer potlucks include an educational element by way of a speaker presentation, slide show or video presentation.

Please Join Us

The society general meets the first Sunday of each month at 2:00 p.m. from September through May. Meeting are currently held in conference room #2 at Bronson Athletic Club, 6789 Elm Valley Dr., Kalamazoo, MI 49009. Meetings are free and open to the public.

Upcoming Meetings and Events

Sep 10, 2017sq-hasegawara_red_stella_hawaii-jr
Natt’s Orchids will present “The other Dendrobiums”
Prayool will talk about the habitat and how to grow some of the unusual Dendrobium species from Southeast Asia such as Dendrobium bellatulum, Dendrobium sulcatum, Dendrobium anceps, etc. They will bring plants for sale.

Sep 22, 2017sq-zygo-jr
Join your KDOS friends on a Friday bus trip to Chicagoland Orchid Festival. Cost $20 per person. Money is due by the picnic. Contact Sandra with questions.

Oct 1, 2017sq-paph_mystery2-jr
Sam Tsui, Orchid Inn, will present on Brachy and Parvi Paphiopedilums
He will bring plants for sale. Sam is offering a 10% discount on pre-orders received one week before the meeting (September the 24 is the deadline). Please go to Orchid Inn’s website and check the huge selection and exclusive plants Sam offers! In return, Sam will wave the speaker fees if pre-orders reach $500.

Oct 14, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. 
Presbyterian Church of Okemos
2258 Bennett Road, Okemos, MI
Francisco Miranda Manaus presents “Cattleya in Brazil,” a country tour, and George Hatfield, AOS President, presents “American Orchid Society Today”