Plant Awards of the Month for the year 2018 / 2023

Photo by: Peter Poot or plant owners

Awards for the show table

Points will be given in the usual manner towards the ‘Orchid Grower of the Year’ program for participation and winning. Winners will be posted on the SOOS website and the SOOS You-Tube Channel.

Categories will be the same for both in-person and virtual show tables: Cattleya Alliance, Vanda Alliance, Cypripedium Alliance, Oncidium Alliance, Dendrobium Alliance, Cymbidiinae/Catasetinae, Miscellaneous and Displays.


Virtual Grower of the Year 2022 Award

Elena Chilova

In-Person Grower of the Year 2022 Award

David Bryan

Jan, 2023 (in person)

Synea Tan with

Brassavola Little Stars

2023 January plant- person
Jan, 2023 (virtual)

John Vermeer with

Cattlianthe Sakura Candy 'Angel'

2023 January plant
Nov, 2022 (in person) winner 1

Synea Tan with

Miltonia Island Peach

2022 November plant- person
Nov, 2022 (in person) winner 2

Chris Verada with

Mexipedium xerophyticum

2022 November plant- person
Nov, 2022 (virtual)

Synea Tan with

ACycnoches barthiorum (sib cross)

2022 November plant
Oct, 2022 (in person)

Synea Tan with

Paph. St. Swithin

2022 October plant- person
Oct, 2022 (virtual)

Trevor Su with

Acineta chrysantha

2022 October plant
Sep, 2022 (in person)

Synea Tan with

Cychnoches cooperi 'Synea'

2022 september plant- person
Sep, 2022 (virtual)

Elena Chilova with

Oncidium naevium

2022 september plant
Jun, 2022 (in person)

David Bryan with

Cattleya Canhamiana 'Azure Sky'

2022 June plant- person
Jun, 2022 (virtual)

Synea Tan with

Enanthleya Twilight Magic 'Synea'

2022 June plant
May, 2022 (in person)

John Barnes with

Path. Philippinense

2022 May plant- person
May, 2022 (virtual)

Sandra Micucci with

Lycaste Jason 'Leaky'

2022 May plant
April, 2022 (in person)

David Bryan with

Guaniam the skinneri

2022 april plant- person
April, 2022 (virtual)

Ted & Charlene Kretz with

Cattleya intermedia h.f. orlata 'Rio'

2022 april plant
March, 2022

Synea Tan with

Oncidium Lois Posey 'Synea'

2022 March plant
February, 2022

Elena Chilova with

Fredclarkeara Desert Davison

2022 February plant
January, 2022

Ted & Charlene Kretz with

Angraecum eburneum var. brevicalcar

2022 January plant
December, 2021

Synea Tan with

Cycnodes Wine Delight 'J.E.M.'

2021 December plant
November, 2021

Colette Theriault with

Gastrochilus retrocallus (syn. Haraella retrocalla)

2021 November plant
October, 2021

Synea Tan with

Paphiopedilum Magic Lantern

2021 October plant
September, 2021

Synea Tan with

Cycnoches cooperi 'Synea'

2021 September plant
June, 2021

Ted & Charlene Kretz with

Brassavola nodosa

2021 June plant
May, 2021

Andrew Geimar with

Cynorkis Angustipetala "Maddy's Dandy Flower"

2021 May plant
April, 2021

Wilson Ng with

Rhyncattleanthe Love Passion 'Orange Bird'

2021 April plant
March, 2021

Joyce Medcalf with

Lepanthes Telipogoniflora

2021 March plant
February, 2021

Joyce Medcalf with

Pleurothallis Bivalvis 'Hill Island'

2021 February plant
January, 2021

Rosanna Li with

Chysis Limminghei

2021 January plant
December, 2020

Synea Tan with

Rhynchorides Memoria Suranaree 'Synea'

2020 December plant
November, 2020

Rhoda Chan with

Rodriguezia decora

2020 October plant
October, 2020

Synea Tan with

Phalaenopsis cornu-cervi f. chattaladae

2020 October plant
September, 2020

Synea Tan with

Cycnoches cooperi

2020 september plant
August, 2020

Terry and Doug Kennedy with

Gongora Portentosa

2020 August plant
March, 2020

Sue Loftus with

LaeliocatantheTzeng-Wan Love

2020 March plant
January, 2020

Synea Tan with

Dendrobium Mini Snowflake

2020 January plant
November, 2019

Jocelyn Webber with

Phragmipedium kovachii

2019 November plant
October, 2019

Yvan Richard with

Cattleya C. G. Roebling ‘Beechview’

2019 October plant
September, 2019

David Bryan with

Cattleya Mem. Robert Strait ‘Blues’

2019 September plant
June, 2019

Erika Lorincz with

Pleurothallis grobyi

2019 June plant
May, 2019

Synea Tan with

Dendrobium Stardust ‘Firebird’

2019 May plant
April, 2019

Synea Tan with

Dendrobium Star Glory ‘Passion’

2019 april plant
March, 2019

Sue Loftus with

Laeliocatanthe Tzeng-Wen Love

January 27, 2019

Synea Tan with

Dendrobium Mini Snowflake

January 6, 2019

Erika Lorincz with

Paphiopedilum venustum album, Pleurothallis ghiesbrechtianum and Ludisia discolor

November, 2018

John Vermeer with

Cattleya ‘Josee’

October, 2018

Joe DiCiommo with

Cattleya maxima coerulea

September, 2018

Synea Tan with

Paphiopedilum Saint Swithin

June, 2018

Sherry Decyk with

Dendrobium chrysotoxum

picture of June
May, 2018

Doug and Terry with

Ascocentrum miniatum

picture of May
April, 2018

Terry Kowalczuk with

Jumellia saggitata

picture of april
March, 2018

Sue Loftus with

Laeliocatanthe Tzeng-Wen Love

picture of march
February, 2018

Synea Tan with


picture of February
January, 2018

Erika Lorincz with

Paph. venustum var album

picture of January