Orchid Discussion Forums






Orchid discussion on diverse tropical and local wild orchid topics.  Image sharing, a flea market, and a classified ads section are some of the forum features.  Giulio Farinelli.  Roccastrada, Grosseto, Italy.


Message board for Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Mexipedium, Selenipedium, and Cypripedium enthusiasts.

Slipper Orchid Forum

Forum discussing orchid culture, ailments, hybridizing, flasking, photography, and more.  Beginners and experts are welcome.  Clarksville, Arkansas, USA.

OrchidTalk Forums

Mailing list (formerly uk-orchids) created for the discussion of orchids.  Archives and photo gallery.  United Kingdom.

Orchid Talk

Discussion on a diverse range of orchid topics.  Forum section of the Orchidees.fr site.

Forums - Orchidees.fr

Community of orchid enthusiasts, from beginners to experts, who discuss many orchid topics in the German language.   Culture database and photo gallery are featured.  Berlin, Germany.


Check out what's hot on reddit, as far as the world of orchids is concerned.  Photos, videos, discussion, and more.

reddit : orchids

Discussion forum section of the German Orchid Society (D.O.G.) site.  Germany.

Forum der Deutschen Orchideen-Gesellschaft

Spanish language discussion of tropical, sub-tropical, and temperate orchid cultivation.  Group formed in 1999, now with over 2400 members.

Orquídeas del mundo - Yahoo! Group

Web-based forum discussing a diverse range of orchid topics.  Also features a chatroom and private messages between members.  Everyone welcome.  Rob Howe.  United Kingdom.

Orchid Forum - UK and Europe

Web-based forum to discuss Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium, Mexipedium and Selenipedium orchids.  Topics include culture,  taxonomy, breeding, production, awards, pests,  photographs, sale/trade, and a wanted section.


Web-based forum for discussing issues relating to orchid growing.  Part of the Species Specific site.  Oldcastle, Co. Meath, Ireland.

Species Specific Forum

Providing a platform for the exchange of all types of information on orchids.   Some of the sections include terrestrial orchids, epiphytic orchids, identification, propagation, diseases, travel reports, and more.  Berthold Gross.  Marl, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.


Orchid discussion forum with a wide variety of topics to choose from.  Also features a live chat area and photo gallery.


Group of orchid enthusiasts who discuss their interests on a web-based forum.  Greece.

Greek Orchid Society

German language forum for everyone from new orchid growers to professionals.


Web-based discussion forum with a focus on the native orchids of China.  Features include image uploads and classified ads.  Fang Ray.  Yunnan Province, China.

Chinese Orchidaceae Forum

Forum created for the purpose of buying, selling, and trading orchids (and other plants).  Kiev, Ukraine.


Forum for the discussion of orchids in the Polish language.

Forum Orchidarium.pl

Discussion forum and many pages of information about orchids, with the focus on species found in Brazil.  Mário A G Leal.  Brazil.

A Orquídea

Web-based forum with many orchid topics discussed.  Section of the Flo Orchids site.  Kiev, Ukraine.

Orchids and all Potted Plants Forum

Forum for the discussion of growing and caring for orchids.  Also features a section for buying, selling, and exchanging orchids and related materials.  Kharkiv, Ukraine.

Orchids of World

Sections of this forum include orchid disussions, photos, and contests.  Part of the main MOLO (Moscow Orchid Society) site.  Moscow, Russia.

MOLO Forum

Mailing list devoted to the Pleurothallid Alliance.

Pleurothallid Alliance Mailing List