The Ram’s-head Lady’s-Slipper

“The wild orchids that shouldn’t be here but are anyway.”  Manitoba is privileged to have the globally rare ram’s-head lady’s-slipper in various areas of the province, but here is an article from the Ottawa Citizen that discusses the...

NOCI at Manitoba Orchid Society Show

Thanks to everyone who attended and helped out at the NOCI display at the MOS Show this year. Special thanks to Adam Borton and David Johannesen for helping design, develop and produce the NOCI display. It received a red ribbon in the Education Category at the Show....

AGM 2017

Native Orchid Conservation Inc. held its 19th Annual General Meeting on Friday, March 3rd, 2017. Denny Smith was an excellent MC and we moved fairly quickly through the business meeting with Board members giving their reports for the 2016 fiscal year. Claire...

Hunting Orchids on the Prairies

A lovely article by Colleen Zacharias was published in the Winnipeg Free Press this morning (Jan 14/17). It highlights orchids on the prairies and Lorne Heshka’s efforts to share the wonderful variety of orchids and other wildflowers in Churchill. There’s...