With deepest regrets

  • Russell Tan
  • December 14, 2019
  • Posted in

Today we mourn the passing of one of the giants of the orchid community.

Dr. John Elliott, our 1st Vice-President, passed away late last night. Our thoughts go to his family, especially his wife Myra, his children and his grandchildren, who have lost a wonderful husband, father, and grandfather.

It is a great loss for OSSEA and for the orchid community. Words alone are unable to describe the profound sadness that we feel as a community.


Did You Know?


The Fellowship of OSSEA is the most prestigious award bestowed by the Orchid Society of South East Asia. It is presented to individuals who have made important and visible contributions in the field of Orchidology.

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