the Next Foothills orchid society meeting will be held on january 23, 2017

Gordon Heaps – “What’s Bugging You?” 

We are very fortunate to welcome Gordon Heaps, an orchid collector, breeder and horticulturalist, as our January speaker.  Gordon will be speaking about how to keep your orchid collection healthy and free from pests.  

Phalaenopsis - Photographed by Mike S.

Phalaenopsis - Photographed by Mike S.

Our regular monthly meetings are held at the Marda Loop Community Hall (formerly known as South Calgary Community Hall), 3130 - 16th Street S.W.

Guests and New Members welcome!




June 3 & 4, 2017

Paphiopedilum micranthum -  photographed by Edward S.

Paphiopedilum micranthum -  photographed by Edward S.

Join the Foothills Orchid Society for a weekend of exotic flowers from around the world. Bring your camera and take photos of the show plants. Bring your greenthumb for a chance at the sale tables. There will be vendors from around the world offering plants for sale and advice on how to grow orchids best in your home.

There is plenty of free parking at the Triwood Community Association.  MAP