The mission of the Gulf Coast Orchid Society is to educate and inform our members and the general public by promoting the culture, hybridization, and the conservation of our natural orchids. We accomplish our goals by sponsoring an annual orchid show, exhibiting orchids in regional societies orchid shows; supporting scientific research through our membership in the AOS; presenting educational programs at regular meetings, producing a monthly newsletter for our membership; maintaining an informative website and other social networks; as well as hosting annual luncheons and orchid auctions.
Anyone interested in joining the society please email an officer or board member or just come to a meeting we are a lively group and fun will be had.
We hope you enjoy your time here on our website and please take a few moments to sign our guestbook.
The next Gulf Coast Orchid Society Show and Sale will be held in February of 2014 over Valentine's Day Weekend at the Gautier Convention Center.
This will be our First time at this location and we are very excited about moving into a new location. Here is a list of times and dates for the event.