58th Paphiopedilum Guild - sponsored by The Orchid Digest

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Feb 14, 2008
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Seattle, WA
What: 58th Paphiopedilum Guild Meeting – sponsored by Orchid Digest

Where: Montecito Country Club – Santa Barbara, CA

When: Saturday & Sunday, January 18-19, 2014

Website: 58th Paphiopedilum Guild
Join fellow slipper enthusiasts in Santa Barbara for a series of informative and entertaining lectures, plant sales, displays, as The Orchid Digest presents The 58th Paphiopedilum Guild at the Montecito Country Club in Santa Barbara.
This is one of the oldest and most popular orchid events in the U.S. – especially for those smitten with slipper orchids. Meet commercial growers and fellow hobbyists, visit local nurseries, and take part in the competition for the best slipper species and hybrid entries.

Expert lectures by these featured speakers:​
  • Bill Goldner of Woodstream Orchids
  • David Sorokowsky of Paph Paradise
  • Dr. Harold Koopowitz, Editor Emeritus of the Orchid Digest
  • Chris Purver, Curator – Eric Young Orchid Foundation
In addition to four separate speaker presentations, a short program featuring slippers awarded in the past year by the American Orchid Society will be presented.

To learn more about the event, see a vendor listing and get registration information please visit the website.
The list of vendors has just been updated as the following have confirmed they will be offering plants for sale January 18 & 19 in Santa Barbara at the Paph Guild meeting:

  • Eric Young Orchid Foundation
  • Hillsview Gardens
  • Paph Paradise
  • D&D Flowers
  • Monsoon Orchids
  • The Orchid Zone

For complete information: 58th Paphiopedilum Guild