South Bay Orchid Society
Whether you are a novice, amateur, beginner, or seasoned
expert, we invite you to join us and meet some genuinely
interests and knowledge to share. New information will
always be presented for you to enhance your orchid
We usually meet the 3rd Friday of each month
except June at:
South Coast Botanic Garden
26300 Crenshaw Boulevard
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274
Benefits of becoming a member:
Learn about collecting, growing,
repotting, blooming, pest control, and greenhouses
from our monthly meeting's
Listen and ask questions of local, national, and
internationally recognized orchid experts/growers
and their fabulous photographs and presentations.
Rub elbows with your fellow orchid
enthusiast members, ask questions, swap ideas and
learn from each other. Trade plants or divisions.
Win ribbon awards for your
own orchids. Compete for awards at the end
of fiscal year.
You'll have access to the vast and well stocked SBOS Library.
Take home fabulous orchids
at unbelievable prices though our monthly silent
Win orchid plants by participating in our monthly orchid raffle.
Attend the Santa Barbara International Orchid show
and visit various orchid nurseries for a very reasonable
Free admittance to our yearly shows
if you volunteer and participate by working and
helping in the show event.
Click Here for more information
about our monthly meetings.
Annual membership dues
2 or more persons (same household): $25.00
Printed (mailed newsletter): $10.00/year
Badge Fee: $10.00 each
Replacement badges: $10.00 each
Click below for a new member application
SBOS New Member Application Form
Click below for a renewal form:
Make your check payable to: SBOS
it with your completed application to:
414 S. Juanita Ave
Redondo Beach, CA 90277
You can join and become a member at any of our monthly
meetings or annual shows or special events.
And if that weren't enough, active paid members
receive an updated yearly directory containing
information on all current and board members, and
committee chairs contact information.
also includes listings of
meetings, shows, events and Southern
California vendors and Internet based orchid resources.