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Australasian Native Orchid Society
(Victoria Group) Inc.

Coming Up

27-28/7/19 - Conservation Group

Pterostylis valida search around Malden and Wedderburn.

30/7/19 - Conservation Group

Site maintenance at Inverleigh Spider-orchid site, Inverleigh.

2/8/19 - August Meeting

AGM plus Richard Thomson will present "Growing Australian Terrestrial Orchids".

3/8/19 - Terrestrial Seed Group

Learn the techniques of growing terrestrial orchids from seed.

4/8/19 - Epiphyte Study Group

Hosted by Jesse Granger & Bethany Krasey.

5/8/19 - Conservation Group

Diuris fragrantissima site maintenance, Sunshine.

18/8/19 - Terrestrial Study Group

Day trip to Anglesea.

20/8/19 - Conservation Group

Diuris fragrantissima and Diuris basaltica site maintenance, Laverton.

23/8/19 - Conservation Group

Diuris fragrantissima site maintenance, Sunshine.

30-31/8/19 - Combined Conservation & Terrestrial Study Groups

Caladenia filamentosa & other endangered Caldenias search around Bendigo.

6/9/19 - September Meeting

Speaker and presentation topic TBA.


Within ANOS Vic there are 4 active groups to cater for members different interests.

By being a member of ANOS Vic. you are entitled to participate in the activities organised by any of the groups.

Dendrobium Elegant Heart

Epiphyte Study Group

The Epiphyte Study Group meets once a month. Activities usually involve visiting members and other epiphyte orchid growers to see the conditions they grow their orchids under.

Pterostylis chaetophora

Terrestrial Study Group

The Terrestrial Study Group organises a field trip to search for orchids in the field at least once a month. Trips can range from anywhere in Victoria to the occasional interstate adventure.

Pterostylis cucullata

Conservation Group

The Conservation Group endeavours to undertake a conservation activity in the field at least once a month. Typical conservation activities involve searching for rare and endangered orchids, site maintenance and monitoring of endangered orchid populations.

Caladenia flava

Terrestrial Cultivation & Seed Propagation Group

The Terrestrial Seed Propagation Group is a hands on practical group formed to help improve our knowledge of how to grow orchids from seed. The group meets once a month and members get learn the techniques of plating orchid seed.