We are very pleased you decided to visit us here on-line. We have new members along with our veteran growers, judges and future judges to help us learn and appreciate orchids as the wonderful hobby it can be. We are a family of orchid lovers dedicated to its members, that means we have fun while fulfilling our goals in growing orchids. You are invited to join us in learning about orchids, how to grow and care for them, as well as preserving them in their natural habitat.
WE CURRENTLY ARE NOT MEETING DUE TO COVID-19.
WHEN IT'S SAFE TO GET TOGETHER AGAIN, we meet the first Thursday of each month at the PAM Specialty Hospital (formerly the Warm Springs Hospital) at 1445 Hanz Drive, New Braunfels, Texas at 7:00 p.m. Members provide refreshments. Be sure to visit our web site regularly so you will know of any additional news. A newsletter is sent out via email to all members, if you would like to be on our email list please let us know via our "Contact Us" link below.
Guest speakers occasionally bring (unusual) orchids to sell. We have quality orchids at our Raffle Table also -- be prepared to have some fun and build your collection.
President Glendon Eppler
Vice President Norma Moline
Secretary Don Snyder
Treasurer Eileen Sudela
Annual Membership fees are $25 if single or $35 for a couple.
Our meetings start at 7:00 p.m. at the PAM Specialty Hospital
1445 Hanz Drive, New Braunfels, Texas (near historic GRUENE)
Gruene Orchid Society is proud to be affiliated with the American Orchid Society. We support their efforts to inform, educate, conserve and all things orchid. Please visit their web site to find out how they can answer all your questions about growing orchids. Your membership will give you access to all areas of their web site plus their monthly magazine "Orchids" filled with great articles about orchids around the world and wonderful photographs. You can also chat with other orchid lovers in their Orchid Forum.
Below link, from FTD, provides a visual that organizes orchids into their families, subfamilies, and tribes ... enjoy!