People wait all year for THE Cymbidium Orchid Auction! They have driven in from all over the Bay Area (and even Phoned in from Southern California) to place bids at this auction.
Past Show Winners, Rare and Hard to Find plants have been available and won at astonishing prices!
Photos (if available) of the flowers of the plants are projected on a screen as they are presented throughout the auction.
The auction is held during our regular January meeting time and location, 605 Parkside Way, San Mateo, CA 94403. To make an "Out of the Area" PHONE BID on a certain plant in the catalogue, e-mail Darrel Wong at firstname.lastname@example.org.
* Print your own copy of the catalogue. * Come early to preview the plants. Register your bidder info to pick up a bidder's paddle. * Only Club Members may sell their plants in this auction. All Plant Sellers should have their plants cleaned and ready before entry. * Plant entry starts at 4:30 pm, & ends promptly at 6 PM. * Bring lots of cash, checks, boxes, and travel carts to carry your treasures home! * Here is a chance to pick up a past award winning plant for your very own collection! * This year ALL of the sellers have stated that they have virus tested their plants & pronounced them negative for the most common cymbidium orchid viruses. * Plants may be withdrawn from the auction at owners' or clubs' discretion prior to the auction, without notice prior to final bid sheets being delivered.
Auction Plant Photos, 2017