The next meeting of the Paphiopedilum Society of New South Wales, Inc. will be held on Wednesday 21st October 2020. The hall opens at 7.00 pm for set-up. Activities start at 7.30 pm with the general meeting and judging of plants at 8.00 pm.
The venue is the Ermington Community Centre at 6 River Road, Ermington, NSW 2115
Please read the Secretary's Report, the Covid19 Safety Plan and the Attendance Register before you attend the meeting.
At the October meeting, Gary Hart will tell us how he selects plants for breeding purposes - the qualities and features the plants possess that make them suitable for becoming parents of future generations of Paphs and demonstrate to us how he fertilises the flowers to create the seed pods. See Ting Ho will show us what he does with the seed pods when they mature, how he sterilises and sows the seeds onto culture media and the variousstages of growth of the germinated seed.
Growing Competition Plant in October
Paph. New Foundation x Leeanum
The Committee has decided that the Annual Membership Fees due in January 2020 will be extended to the end of 2021.
It makes sense to join the Paphiopedilum Society of New South Wales, Inc. now!
Membership fees for 2020 - 2021: Single: $20. Couples $30.
Membership fees may be paid directly into the Society's bank account.
Account name: Pahiopedilum Society of NSW, Inc.
BSB: 032 090 Account Number: 828 552
Please ensure that your payment can be identified by including your surname and initials in the transfer details.
Membership of the Paphiopedilum Society of NSW, Inc. entitles you to many benefits including great raffle plants, subsidised growinging competition plants and discounts by some orchid nurseries.