2010 Monthly Meeting
The monthly meeting
will be held on Sunday March 21st.2010 at 10.00 a.m. at the T&T Horticultural
Society Hall, Lady Chancellor Road, Port of Spain.
There will be a Show Table, so do bring along your flowing Orchids. There
will also be the usual plant raffle.
At this meeting Trophies won at the October 2009 show "Orchids in
a Magical Garden" will be distributed to all winners.
Awards won at the May and October 2009 shows will also be distributed.
At this meeting the Society will have a lecture on pests and diseases.
Orchid Show 2010
The Spring Orchid
Show 2010 will take place at the San Fernando Technical Institute San
Fernando, on Saturday, May 1st and Sunday May 2nd 2010.
The Chairman, for this show is Mr. Keshan Latchman, Co-Chairman is Mr.
Members who would like to volunteer their services for this show are asked
contact the Show Chairman Keshan Latchman or the co-Chairman Gopaul Chackan.
The Management and
Members of the Society extend our deepest sympathy to Joan Hampton on
the death of her Father.
Circle of Grenada Orchid Show.
The Society wishes
to thank all members who gave flowering blooms for the Trinidad &
Tobago Orchid Society exhibit at the Grenada Orchid Show which was held
on Saturday, February 27th 2010 at the Grenada National Stadium. The Society
would also like to thank the members who traveled to Grenada to set up
The display was the talking point of the many visitors to the show. The
Society had approximately one hundred and twenty cut flowers in the display
and is pleased to advise that eight prizes were awarded, three first and
five second, along with a class prize.
The recipients of the prizes are as follows:
Dr Paul Fajgenbaum: First prize Aranda Nora Alsagoff
Second prize V Mevr. L.Velthuis x Vasco. Pine Rivers.
Joan Hampton: First prize and a Class prize Onc. Noel Schoenrock, Second
prize Mokara Madame Pani .
Sharon Mohammed: second prize Cym. Hawaiian Gold 'Nelia'
Stacey Williams: First prize Ctna Why Not
Sharon Laurent: Second prize Den. lineale (Species)
Curtis Lutchman: Second prize Bc Bill Worsley x L Cinnabarina.
The Cups and ribbons won at the Grenada Show will be given out at the