2018 SCOS Spring Show Awards

2018 Sonoma County Orchid Society Show Awards

Best Entry by SCOS Member
Sponsor: SCOS
Judy Carney – Ascocentrum christensonianum

Best of Show
Sponsor: SCOS
Judy Carney – Ascocentrum christensonianum

Best Intermediate
Sponsor: SCOS
Linda Eggleston – C. William Farrell ‘Amigo’

Best Novice
Sponsor: SCOS
Karen Wofford – Cym. Shifting Sand ‘Yellow Bird’

Best Cattleya Alliance
Sponsor: Kathy & Earl Rathbun
Linda Eggleston – C. William Farrell ‘Amigo’

Best Cymbidium Alliance
Sponsor: Ann Conger
Orchids Fiori D’Amore – Cym. Key Largo Select

Best Dendrobium Alliance
Sponsor: Patty Connick
Lynne Murrell – Den. speciosum x gracilicaule

Best Oncidium Alliance
Sponsor: Austin Creek Orchids
Lynne Murrell – Onc. ghiesbrechtiana

Best Phalaenopsis Alliance
Sponsor: Lynne Murrell
Kathy & Earl Rathbun – Phal. Kathy’ Stripes

Best Pleurothallid Alliance
Sponsor: Bill Poe & Sue Hayes
Asuka Orchids – Masd. Ignua x Pixie Leopard

Best Slipper Orchid Alliance
Sponsor: Tom Pickford
Cynthia Battershall – Paph. Wossner China Moon
‘Mem Ellen Margron’

Best Vanda Alliance
Sponsor: Bob Richardson
Judy Carney – Ascocentrum christensonianum

Best Other Genera
Sponsor: Alison Bies
Judy Carney – Maxillaria cacaoensis

Best Miniature Orchid
Sponsor: Helen Orgill
Susan Anderson – Aerangis fastuosa

Best Species
Sponsor: Kris & Jim Foster
Judy Carney – Ascocentrum christensonianum

Best Specimen Plant
Sponsor: Kathie Hile
Judy Carney – Ascocentrum christensonianum

Best Basket of Orchids
Sponsor: Krystal Goulart
Patty Connick

Best Table Display
Sponsor: Linda & Daryl Eggleston
Asuka Orchids

AOS Award for Best Display
Sponsor: SCOS
SCOS

American Orchid Society Awards

Paph Paradise
Paph. lowii album – AM/JC

Asuka Orchids
Den. kingianum – AOS/CCM (89 pts)

Cymbidium Society of America

Paph Paradise
Paph. LeonardsPride ‘Petrus’ – CSA Silver 87.4 pts
Paph.Ruby Fred ‘Petit Verdet’ – CSA Silver 83.5 pts


AOS Awards Notations

First Class Certificate (FCC)
Award of Merit (AM)
Highly Commended Certificate (HCC)
Judges’ Commendation (JC)
Award of Distinction (AD)
Award of Quality (AQ)
Certificate of Cultural Excellence (CCE)
Certificate of Cultural Merit (CCM)
Certificate of Horticultural Merit (CHM)
Certificate of Botanical Recognition (CBR)

CSA Awards Notations

Gold (89.51 – 100pts)
Silver (79.51 – 89.5pts)
Bronze (74.51 – 79.5 pts)