Miami Valley Orchid Society

Dayton’s only place for Orchid Expertise

Paph Maurice J. Cote Received an AM/AOS- Grown by Steve Ryan


The Miami Valley Orchid Society is dedicated to the largest flowering plant family on the face of the earth– the orchid.

The Miami Valley Orchid Society exists to help its members grow, show and enjoy orchids.

Please join us at the Cox Arboretum for our monthly meetings that are held at 7PM the 2nd Wednesday of each month and our spring show held every February. We also informally gather before each meeting at 6:30 to help those with specific cultural questions about their plants or growing area.

Cox Arboretum is located :

6733 Springboro Pike, Miamisburg, Ohio 45449

(937) 434-9005



Membership is $20 per year for individuals and $25 per year for families.

President & Newsletter:

Eric Sauer–


Vice President:

Madalyn Jazek-



Show Chair: 

Michele Littlle–



Steve Ryan—



Russell Jones—



Donna Recktenwalt-


Food and Raffle:





To contact us:

Recent Society Awards

Maxillaria macrura fma aurea

‘River Valley’ CBR/AOS