Orchids in Germany






Specializing in the wholesale production of Phalaenopsis hybrids.  Geldern, Germany.

Bremkens Orchids

Small growing orchids (and other plants) suitable for growing in terrariums.  Benjamin Schwarz.  Gladbeck, Germany.

Ben's Jungle

Actvities, photos, contact, and membership information.  Saarlouis, Saarland, Germany.

Orchideenfreunde Saarland

Show photos, membership, news, events, and contact information. Dresden, Free State of Saxony, Germany.

Deutsche Orchideen Gesellschaft : Gruppe Dresden

Selection of orchids offered for sale.  Established in 1947.  Strub, Germany.

Cramer Orchideen

Working group dedicated to European native species, their biology, distribution, habitat requirements, and preserving the remaining populations.  Founded in 1998.  Hamburg, Germany.

Arbeitskreis Heimische Orchideen : Hamburg

Cypripedium hybrids for the garden.  Growing instructions and web-based discussion forum.  Michael Weinert.  Dietramszell, Germany.

Cypripedium.de (Frosch)

Studying, mapping, and protecting the native orchids of Lower Saxony.  Founded 1981.  Niedersachsen, Germany.

Arbeitskreis Heimische Orchideen : Niedersachsen

Meetings, news, and contact information.  Photos and mapping of the indigenous orchids found around Thüringen.  Uhlstädt-Kirchhasel, Germany.

Arbeitskreis Heimische Orchideen : Thüringen

Cypripedium hybrids for the garden are offered. Culture notes, photo gallery.  Andrea Wolf.  Oberguenzburg, Germany.


Activities, membership, photos, and contact information.  Esslingen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

Deutsche Orchideen Gesellschaft : Landesgruppe Württemberg

Information, including photos and distribution, about Phalaenopsis species and natural hybrids.  Germany.

Phalaenopsis Naturformen

Orchids and growing supplies available.  Drispeth, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany.

Pflanzen Exoten & Raritäten

Terrestrial garden orchids offered for sale.  Münster, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Orchideen Vienenkötter

Selection of orchids offered for sale.  Regina Elsner.  Wettringen, Germany.

Elsner Orchideen

VDOF membership and

Vereinigung Deutscher Orchideenfreunde

Selection of tropical and sub-tropical orchid genera are offered.  Neboijscha Popow.  Wolfsburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.

Popow Orchids

Featuring more than 350 photos and culture notes, the focus is on frost-resistant terrestrial orchids, especially Cypripediums.  Wolfgang Leverberg.  Remscheid, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Orchideen im Garten

Several genera of orchids offered for sale.  Kurt Fester.  Gettorf, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.

Gärtnerei Fester

Nursery offering a selection of orchid species, hybrids, and supplies.  Jörg Frehsonke.  Established 1911.  Neukirchen-Vluyn, Germany.

Orchideen Lucke

Selection of orchid species and hybrids available.   Established in 1958.  Peter Kopf.  Deggendorf, Germany.

Kopf Orchideen

Informative articles with lots of culture tips, photos, resource links and much more.   Joachim Kurzke.  Berlin, Germany.


Orchid discussion forum concentrating on the native orchids of Germany and elsewhere in Europe.  Ronny Reimer.  Germany.

Das heimische Orchideen Forum

Specializing in orchid propagation.  Established 1990.  Kurt Dieter Schmidt.  Quedlinburg (near the Harz Mountains), Germany.

In Vitro Plant Service