THE PAINTINGS OF THE NORTH OF ENGLAND ORCHID SOCIETY.
Historical paintings of orchids awarded by the North of England Orchid Society.
Free Orchid shows.
Every month we hold a free orchid show; either near Preston, Manchester or Warrington.
New members are always welcome, but our normal monthly shows are free to all, come along and take a look at your local orchid society.
See our orchid show page
The RHS Flower Show
July 19th to 23rd 2017
Come along and meet us in the Society Marquee, free helpful advice and orchid potting demonstrations; we can supply you with top quality approved orchid compost.
The Society once again taken a Gold Medal in last years event, along with the coveted trophy for Best display in the Marquee.
Our display in 2015 year created in association with the OSGB and took Gold, as well as the coveted Holford Medal for a slideshow of it please click here
orchid names can be linked with our
It was the practice of the society to
have painted any orchids upon which our own
awards were bestowed, and we still have some
700 or so paintings which date from around
the turn of the century up to the second
Please also note, that in deference to bygone times, we use the old word Cypripediums, not Paphiopedilums as they are classified today.