Blue Ridge Orchid Society

 of Virginia

The Blue Ridge Orchid Society of Virginia meets the second Sunday of each month September through June, with the exception of May, when we meet on the third Sunday. Our meetings are preceded by a pot-luck luncheon at 1:00 pm and a short business meeting at 1:30. Programs begin at 2 pm, and we typically adjourn between 3:30 and 4 pm.


Our March meeting ls being held at the Roanoke Council of Garden Clubs Headquarters, 3640 Colonial Ave, Roanoke, VA.


Our March meeting will topic will be “Growing Tropical Terrestrial Orchids,” presented by Dr. Nicholas Plummer, a member of the Triangle Orchid Society. We will also have a mini-show display of flowering plants and a pre-meeting pot luck luncheon.


2015-2016 BROS Officers


Lillian Gillespie, President


Sandy Sheldon, Vice President


Margaret Bowling, Treasurer


Cyndy Unwin, Secretary and newsletter editor


Nancy Cowden, AOS representative and show chairman


Dee Gresham, Mini-show chairman


Irene Brock, Roanoke Council of Garden Clubs representative

Blue Ridge Orchid Society of Virginia organizational sealCymbidium photographed at January 2016 BROS mini-showWhite cymbidium photographed at December 2015 BROS mini-showyellow cymbidium from VOS spring 2016 show