The Harrogate Orchid Society Committee Members

Current Committee Members ...

 

Join the Society

Enjoy our monthly meetings.

We are a friendly society who offer a big welcome to new members.

The membership subscripton is £18.00 per year and covers a single or double membership for a couple living at the same address. We meet ten times a year at the Royal Horticultural Society gardens at Harlow Carr Harrogate in the modern facilites of the Bramall Learning Centre the remainder of the meetings are held Beckwithshaw Village Hall. One meeting consists of a field trip to see orchids growing in the wild.There is no meeting in December and we hold our  annual lunch in January.

See list of monthly meetings for further details.

 

Take this link to our application form.

      

Meetings

The next meeting will be held on the 24th                        September2017 at Harlow Carr Gardens, Harrogate HG3 1UA 10.00-1.00pm   

The speaker is Michael Myers

who is the Horticultural Lecturer at Craven College Skipton.

 

The talk is about Hardy

Orchids in the wild and in the garden.

 

Please bring your plants for the usual table displey.

   

There will be a discussion hosted by one of our members about the table display.

Annual Show

Details

Our annual show will be held at the Pavilions in Harrogate at the Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG2 8QZ to be held on

Sunday 25th February 2018

 opening times 10.30am to 4.00pm

There will be orchid plants for sale, orchid sundries and craft stalls.

Details will be posted on the web site later in the year

 

for directions click on map

Chairperson, Officers and Committee


HARROGATE ORCHID SOCIETY

OFFICERS OF THE SOCIETY AND COMMITTEE MEMBERS

OFFICERS

 

Chair:   Ian Dorman     07801 384677       iandorman1@gmail.com   

Vice Chair:   Liz Groves     01535 657158 

Vice Chair:   Hilary Hobbs     0113 2665501     

Secretary:   Dagmar Leonard     01423 506754     dagmarleonard@sky.com

 

Treasurer:   Malcolm White     01535 661616        wmalcolmwhite@gmail.com

 

Joint Show Co-Ordinators:

Bob Marsh      01943 876584  and 

Ivor Pawson   01909 477832     ivor.pawson@sky.com

 

Librarian Trish White:    01535 661616      whitetrish3@gmail.com

Newsletter Editor:   Ivor Pawson     01909 477832    ivor.pawson@sky.com

Speaker Secretary:   John Gay     01924 828988     mrjohngay@hotmail.com

 

COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Rodney Fowler

Sylvia Lawson

Graham Lawson

Michael Dixon

 

Media Secretary:   Patrycja Ellwart     07592 269255   patrycjaellwart@gmail.com

New Member Secretary:   Bernard McDonald     01422 833619

 

 

 

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Orchids are for everyone

There are over 30,000 species and more than 200,000 hybrid orchids.

Grow your orchids in a conservatory?

Stanhopeas are quite happy growing in a conservatory with a minimum temperature of 8 degrees Centigrade

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See many different kinds of orchids and learn how to care for them it is not as difficult as it looks.

Cool growing

This modern hybrid is typical of the type of orchids, which can be bought in garden centres and are suitable for growing on window sills and in a conservatory.

Phalaenopsis, everyones favourite.

The ideal window sill orchid

Cymbidium.

Would you like to learn how to flower these beautiful orchids?

Orchid Shows.

Harrogate orchid Society takes part in eight major orchid shows each year all members can take part if they wish.

Exotic Mysterious or Wierd.

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