American Orchid Society (AOS)
16700 AOS Lane
Delray Beach, FL 33446-4351
ph: (561) 404-2000
fax: (561) 404-2100
The vision that compels the AOS to its future destiny is: "The American Orchid Society will provide global leadership in orchids."
The mission of the AOS in accomplishing its vision of providing leadership in orchids is to:
Increase member satisfaction and participation.
Extend the knowledge, production, use and appreciation of orchids.
Collect and disseminate information.
Support education and research.
Support the preservation and perpetuation of orchid species.
Recognize outstanding achievement.
Organize and maintain an orchid judging system.
Provide guests of the AOS Visitors Center and Botanical Garden with a positive, enriching experience.