"12 Months of Orchids –
Building a Collection with Blooms Every Month of the Year"
Monday, May 11, 2015
(Doors Open 6:30PM)
Meeting Hall, First Christian Church
221 South Sixth Street, Burbank, California
about our speaker
Peter Lin is a grower and hybridizer of mini-Cattleya
orchids. He resides in Diamond Bar and grows orchids in two small
greenhouses, as well as many seedlings under lights in his home.
Mr. Lin started growing orchids in high school, and worked at
Stewarts Orchids for a few years. Due to college
and starting a career, he left the orchid world for twenty years.
Ten years ago he returned and focused on mini-Cattleyas. He is a
fully accredited judge in the American Orchid Society.
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information on OSSC's regular monthly meetings.
news in brief
NEW MEMBER BENEFIT: [Submitted by
OSSC Webmaster Ted Augustyn on March 2, 2014].
Starting this month, every new member and their sponsor
will each receive a certificate good for one 1-gallon
Cymbidium orchid, courtesy of
Orchids by Art in North Hills, CA, which is owned
and operated by OSSC member Art Mendoza. The society
expresses sincere thanks to
Art for this generous offer. This offer supercedes the
prior offer from
WE'VE GOT A NEW LOOK!: [Submitted
by OSSC Webmaster Ted Augustyn on April 18, 2012]
As of March 30, anyone visiting the OSSC Facebook page
saw a new look, brought about by a new format standard
introduced by Facebook. The new look features a
beautiful, page-wide photo of a Cattleya taken by OSSC
Member Charles B. Boco. Check it out at
http://www.facebook.com/orchidssc . In a related
development, OSSC now has over 200 "likes" on Facebook.
If you haven't already done so, you can add to that
number by clicking the "Like " button found to the right
of this story. Thanks!
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