Orchids in the United Kingdom






Images and brief descriptions of a selection of European wild orchid species.  Habitas, National Museums Northern Ireland, United Kingdom.

Orchids of Europe and the Mediterranean

Specializing in Phalaenopsis species, but novelty hybrids and other genera are also available.  Croydon, South London, England, United Kingdom.

Phalaenopsis and More

Photos and origin information on the approximately 50 known species of Restrepia.  Some plants for sale.  Colin Howe.  Thatcham, United Kingdom.

Restrepia Collection

Membership info, culture notes, and photos.  Shawford, United Kingdom.

Wessex Orchid Society

Society events information, gallery, and history.  Founded 1956.  Great Shelford, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom.

Cambridge Orchid Society

Membership information, news, and events.  Bristol, England, United Kingdom.

Bristol and West of England Orchid Society

Membership and events information.  Chester, Cheshire, United Kingdom.

Cheshire and North Wales Orchid Society

Photographs of European wild flowers, including many orchids.  Gwen and Phil Phillips.  United Kingdom.

Wild Flower Gallery

Contact, membership, and events information.  Photo gallery and articles.  Norwich, Norfolk, United Kingdom.

Orchid Society of East Anglia

Membership, contact, and events information.  Orchid show photos.  Founded in 1976.  Halam, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom.

East Midlands Orchid Society

Meetings and activities information.  Founded in 2000.  Darlington, England, United Kingdom.

Darlington and District Orchid Society

Dates, exhibitors, tickets, photos, contact, and accommodation information for this annual event .  Malvern, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom.

International Orchid Show, Malvern

Orchid seed raiser for commercial nurseries and supplier of aseptic PTFE venting systems, flasks and specialist orchid seed media.  New Milton, Hampshire, United Kingdom.

Tissue Quick Plant Laboratories

Specializing in Stanhopea sales and information.  Kelvin Bush.  Bristol, South Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom.

Bush Orchids

Flowering-size orchids for sale.  General orchid growing tips plus a section on Masdevallias.  Keith Kent.  United Kingdom.

Kool Orchids

Membership, events, news, and contact information. Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.

West Cornwall Orchid Society

Meetings and activities information.  Founded 1987.  Durham, England, United Kingdom.

North East of England Orchid Society

Meetings, contact, and events information.  Barwell, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom.

Hinckley and District Orchid Society

Phalaenopsis culture notes and photo gallery.  Kam Leong.  United Kingdom.

Millennium Orchids

Meetings, news, and contact information. Bletchley, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom.

North Bucks Orchid Society

Membership info, awards, photos, and culture notes.  Basingstoke, Hampshire, United Kingdom.

North Hampshire Orchid Society

History of the UK company (specialized in Lycastes and Angulocastes) and current status at Quinta da Boa Vista on the Island of Madeira.  Photos.  Alan Winthrop.  United Kingdom.

Wyld Court Orchids