prairie purple coneflower



spotted coral-root


Tentative 2019 Field Trip Schedule

 May 4 - Spring Crocus...ArdenJune 1 - Small white lady's slippers - Brandon areaJune 8 - Bog exploration field trip - for dedicated outdoors people only. June 15 - Midseason orchids - Interlake areaJune 22 - Discovery Day at Brokenhead WetlandAugust 10 - Prairie Day...

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AGM 2019

Please join NOCI at our Annual General Meeting! Friday, March 1, 2019 – doors open at 7 p.m., events begin at 7:30. Dakota Lawn Bowling Club, 1212 Dakota Street, Winnipeg. During our meeting, we will be electing board members, conducting the business portion of the...

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Orchids of Manitoba, a field guide (2nd edition)

Consider giving one to the orchidiphile on your gift list!

“It is an excellent book and will provide a lot of enjoyment to those of us who love Manitoba wild plants” (Dr. Richard Staniforth, Professor Emeritus, Botany, University of Winnipeg).

“This book was applauded 11 years ago. Now the second edition is even better! If you already have the old book, . . . do you need the new edition? Absolutely!” (Paul M. Catling, Research Scientist, Agriculture Canada).

The book is now available on the Shopping page!


Native Orchid Conservation Inc.
PO Box 40057 Lagimodiere PO
Winnipeg, MB   R2C 4P3
Phone: 204-223-8209

Orchid photos (slider) by Peggy Bainard Acheson and Rose Kuzina.


Donations to Native Orchid Conservation Inc can be made on our donation/membership page

Orchid Apps

New on the Shop page are the orchid apps produced by NOCI. The “Light” versions for Android and Apple smartphones and tablets are available for free and include ten of Manitoba’s orchids with their descriptions, photographs and range maps. The full versions of these apps with all of Manitoba’s beautiful orchids as well as additional features and material will be available soon.