Orchids in Germany






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

Orchideen Lucke

Range of orchids available includes Aerangis, Bulbophyllum, Dendrobium, Maxillaria, and Paphiopedilum.  Articles, picture gallery, and show dates.  H.-J. Wlodarczyk.  Großräschen, Germany.

Großräschener Orchideen

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

Deutsche Orchideen Gesellschaft : Landesgruppe Württemberg

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

Cypripedium.de (Frosch)

Family-owned business with a selection of orchids for sale.  Founded in 1963 by Erika Reuter.  Lemförde, Lower Saxony, Germany.

Lemförder Orchideenzucht

Variety of orchids and accessories offered.  Orchid care notes, photos, and glossary.  Klaus-Dieter Lohoff.  Bielefeld, Germany.

Orchideen-Anzucht-Kultur - Lohoff

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

Popow Orchids

Members of this group have an interest in growing exotic orchids.  Activities, photos, and contact information.  Ingolstadt, Bavaria, Germany.

Deutsche Orchideen Gesellschaft : Ingolstadt-Mittelbayern

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


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

Bremkens Orchids

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

Deutsche Orchideen Gesellschaft : Gruppe Dresden

Terrestrial orchids, propagated from seeds, available for sale.  Culture articles.  Heinrich Beyrle.  Friedberg, Germany.


Online catalog of orchid growing supplies available.  Bad Mergentheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

Paula's Orchids Accessories

Orchid growing philosophy with a book offered for sale.  Günther Demmel.  Bad Aibling, Barvaria, Germany.

Demmel Orchideen

Meeting and contact info.  European orchid photos.  Email postcards, forum, and shop.  Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany.

Arbeitskreis Heimische Orchideen : Baden-Württemberg

Membership, activities, and contact information.  Zwickau, Saxony, Germany.

Verein der Orchideenfreunde Zwickau

European orchid information including photos.  Pollination section.  Travel reports.  Natural hybrids.  Contributions on discussion about critical Ophrys clans.  Gunther Blaich.  Weinheim, Germany.

Günther's Homepage

VDOF membership and

Vereinigung Deutscher Orchideenfreunde

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

Orchideen Vienenkötter

Protecting local orchids and their habitats.   The site features many photos and orchid descriptions.  Founded in 1981.  Germany.

Arbeitskreis Heimische Orchideen : Rheinland-Pfalz / Saarland

Events, contact, and membership information.  Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Orchideenfreunde Aachen-Dreiländereck

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

Gärtnerei Fester

Range of topics, including horticulture and laboratory propagation, related to the subject of terrestrial orchids.  Propagation courses are also available.  Frank Meissner.  Lengenbostel (between Hamburg and Bremen), Germany.


Information about orchids occurring in the region.  Activities, photos, membership, and contact information.  North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Arbeitskreis Heimische Orchideen : Nordrhein-Westfalen des BUND NW