Orchids in France






S.F.O. North.  Activities and contact info.  Photo galleries of orchids from the north of France, France in general, and exotic orchids.  France.

Orchidées en Nord

SFO affiliated group whose aims include the protection of native orchids in the region, and the culture of exotic orchids.  The site features many photos of indigenous orchids and their pollinators.  France.

Société Française d'Orchidophilie de Poitou-Charentes et Vendée

Information about activities, exhibitions, membership, and meetings.   Oise, France.

Orchidée 60

Activities, photos, and contact information.  Members of the Fédération Française des Amateurs d’Orchidées (FFAO).  Founded 2009.  Ballancourt sur ​​Essonne, France.

Orchidée 91

Photos, culture notes, propagation information, and more concerning the Angraecoid group of orchids.  French and English versions of the blog available.  Grunenwald Gilles.  France.

Les orchidées Angraecoid

The French Federation of Orchid Amateurs and affiliated associations.  France.

Fédération Française d'Amateurs d'Orchidées

Wild orchids around Saint-Antonin are featured.   Liliane Pessotto and Bernard Lemoine.  France.

Orchidees du Tarn-et-Garonne

Variety of orchids and growing supplies are available.  William Bourbon.  Saint-Pierre-du-Perray, France.

Bourbon Nature

Orchid hybrids, species, and growing supplies are offered.  Sinceny, Picardy, France.

Patrick Polbos Orchids

Photographs from a selection of genera including Aerangis, Angraecum, Aerides, Calanthe, Masdevallia and Vanda.  France.

Orchidées de DD

Distribution and habitat information, based on observations from 1975 to the present, for orchids occurring in the Hérault department of France.

Orchidées du 34

Online sales in books (written in several languages) about orchids, and fruits.  Turriers, France.

Naturalia Publications

Selection of orchid species and hybrids offered for sale.  Established in 2003.  Plougastel-Daoulas, Brittany, France.

Buscal Orchidees

High altitude orchids found in France.

Orchidees des Hautes - Alpes

Range of orchids available for purchase.  Naujan-et-Postiac, Gironde, France.

Francis Orchidée

Photographs of orchids found in Europe, including Anacamptis, Cypripedium, Dactylorhiza, Epipactis, Ophrys, and Orchis.  Nicolas Helitas.  France.

Nicolas Helitas - Nature Photographer

Working towards the sustainability of local orchid species.  Activities and contact information.  Alsace-Lorraine region of France.

Société Française d'Orchidophilie de Lorraine-Alsace

Photos and descriptions of Madagascar and the orchids found there.  Dominique Karadjoff.  France.

Madagascar et ses Orchidees

Orchid species and hybrids grown and offered for sale.  Arsac, Gironde, France.


Flowering times and photos of wild orchids occurring in the Restinclieres area (north of Montpellier).  France.

Orchidées à Restinclières

Association whose primarily purpose is the study of wild orchids found on Corsica.  Founded 2000.  Corsica, France.

Association Cyrno-Méditerranéenne d'Orchidologie

Orchid news, events, encyclopedia,  glossary, cultivation tips, and more.  Brittany, France.

Planète des orchidées

Membership, activities, and contact information.  List of regional orchids.  France.

Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur - SFO

Growing orchids on the 13th floor in southern Burgundy.  France.

Mes orchidées au 13 ème étage