Thank you for attending the Mid-America Orchid Show is  April 28-29, 2018 at the Strongsville, Ohio Rec Center!

See you NEXT year April 27-28, 2018. Same place!

Watch Fox 8 News interview Edgar Stehli about the Orchid Show here.

Open House: Windswept in Time Orchids

May 26 and 27, 2018 11am to 5pm

8066 Skyline Drive

Broadview Height, Ohio

Open House: Roberts Flower Supply

May 25, May 26 and 27, 2018

12390 Root Road

Columbia Station, Ohio

Show Schedule

Friday April 27, 2018

9:30 am    Venue setup

11:00 am   Vendors and exhibits setup  

12:00 pm    Registration begins  

6:00 pm   Registration closes

5:00 pm   Executive committee meeting

7:00 pm    Committee meetings

8:00 p.m.    Exhibit setup ends

Saturday, April 28, 2018

7:30 a.m.   Judges’ and clerks’ breakfast  

8:00 a.m.   Show judging starts  

9:00 a.m.   Sales area open  

Noon (approx.)  Show area opens after judging

12:30 p.m.   Beginners culture talk: free to public

12:30     Judges’ and clerks’ luncheon  

1:30 p.m    Tom Mirenda “Orchid Conservation” (paid)

2:45 pm   Bill Thoms “Bulbophyllums” (paid)  

4:00 pm   Chi-Ching Kao   “New Paphiopedilum Hybrids from Taiwan” (paid)

4.50 pm   Sales area closes

5:00 pm   Auction preview

5:30 pm   Mid-America Auction

7:00 pm   Banquet

8:00 pm   Tom Mirenda “Orchid Sex” (paid)

Sunday, April 29, 2018

7:00 am   Affiliated Societies breakfast at Holiday Inn

7:30 am   Mid-America committee meetings

10:00 am   Show and Sales reopen

12:00 pm   “Orchid Potting” (free) 

1.30 pm   Tom Mirenda  “Hawaii Botanical Gardens” (free) 

4:30 pm     Show closes

4.30-5:30    Clean up

Important Show Information

Click Links for the list of show vendors.

Click here for a PDF of the April 2018 Show Rules

Click here for a PDF of the Mid-America Show Classes (Look here to determine your plant's Show Class.)

Click here for a PDF of the April 2018 Show Flyer

Click here for a PDF of the April 2018  Show Registration Form

Click here for a PDF of the April 2018  Show Schedule

Click here for a PDF of the Holiday Inn Strongsville Information

Click here for a PDF of the Speaker Information

For a larger map to the show click here

Handouts from Meeting Feb 21, 2018

Click here for a PDF of Speaker Handout

Click here for a PDF of the Rebloom Your Phal handout from Hausermann's Orchids

Meetings are generally held on the third Wednesday 6PM -9PM at the North Olmsted Community Cabin 28114 Lorain Rd.