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John Oxley District Orchid Society
Benched Winners May 2017
May, 13, 2017

Judges first choice


Den. biggibum var. superbum ‘David’  Grown by G & E Markcrow

This plant was the standout and richly deserved Judges Choice for the evening. It featured three lovely racemes of full round shape flowers presenting themselves in an eye catching display. Graham is one of our premier growers of dendrobiums and has had considerable success at shows over the years.

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John Oxley District Orchid Society
Benched Winners April 2017
May, 1, 2017

Judges First Choice

C. Chocolate Drop ‘ Garcia’. Grown by K. Cooper.

This well grown cluster cattleya was a joy to see with its glistening presentation and very deep mahogany colour. It would have long lasting flowers as the substance is quite remarkable also. It usually presents very well as this example does with the individual flowers conically spread evenly around the flower stem. This is one of those orchids that regularly flowers every year and rewards with a beautiful head of delightful blooms.

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