Pictures of the Cattleya family of orchids, both hybrids and species.

Flickr: Cattleya (Laeliinae) Orchids, Hybrids and Species

Group members post photos of Cattleya species and hybrids.

Flickr: Cattleya

Specializing in Vandaceous and Cattleya Alliance species and hybrids.  Other genera also offered.  Tours to exciting destinations worldwide.  Robert Fuchs and Michael Coronado.  Homestead, Florida, USA.

R. F. Orchids

Orchid culture guides and photo gallery.  Species and hybrids offered.  Some flasks.  Nederweert-Eind. Netherlands.

Claessen Orchideeën

Over 2000 orchid species are available.  Also known for miniature and compact Cattleyas. Culture notes.    Established in 1978.  Alan Koch.  Lincoln, California, USA.

Gold Country Orchids

Several genera offered including Cattleya, Laelia, Paphiopedilum, and Bulbophyllum.  United States distributor of Cattleya species from Wenzel Orchids, Brazil.  Apopka, Florida, USA.


The IOSPE has photos and information on over 20,000 orchid species. Edited with help from many taxonomists. Orchid travel photos.  Orchid design jewellery offered.  Jay Pfahl.  Key West, Florida, USA.

Internet Orchid Species Photo Encyclopedia

Engaging articles, videos, and photos focusing on diverse topics from orchid culture to specific species details.  Spain.

Orquídeas Blog de Angel Mar

Thai orchid genera such as Aerides, Ascocentrum, Bulbophyllum, Cymbidium, Dendrobium, Paphiopedilum, Phalaenopsis, Rhyncostylis, Vanda are offered.  Also some South American genera including Cattleya and Laelia.  Flasks and mature plants available.  Bangkok, Thailand.

Kasorn Orchids

Range of orchid species and hybrids offered.  Established in 1887.  Sint-Denijs-Westrem, Belgium.

Orchideeënkwekerij Petrens

Allura represents a group of growers and breeders located in the south and middle of Taiwan. Phalaenopsis, Cattleya, Oncidiums, Cambrias, Catasetums, Cycnoches, Paphiopedilum, and Lycaste are some of the genera available. Alex Raymond. Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

Allura Orchids

Orchid culture information concentrating on the genus Cattleya.  John Hughes.  Bundaberg, Queenland, Australia.

Hughes Cattleyas

Variety of orchids, supplies, books and equipment offered.  FAQs.  Plant of the week.  Established 1978.  Plymouth, Minnesota, USA.

Orchid Web - Orchids Limited

Specializing in Cattleya and Phalaenopsis mericlones and seedlings.  John and Louise Odom.  Fort Pierce, Florida, USA.

Odom's Orchids

Selection of orchids that includes several genera.  Growing supplies and services are also available.  Established in 1939.  George Jr. and Paula Hausermann.  DeLand, Florida, USA.

EFG Orchids

Orchids offered include Vandas, Paphiopedilums, Phragmipediums, Cattleyas, Phalaenopsis and Oncidiums.  Classic botanical prints are also available.  Mark Srull and Joan Bateman.  Walla Walla, Washington, USA.


Information, including photographs, about orchid species found in south Brazil.   Luiz Filipe Varella and Jacques Klein.  Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.

Orquídeas do Rio Grande do Sul

Catalog of orchid species available.  Photos.  Antonio Schmidt.  Assis, São Paulo, Brazil.

Bela Vista Orchids

Source for selected plants and information on Brazilian orchids.  Botanical illustrations available by Maria Cristina Miranda.  Several CD-ROMs also available.  Established 1999.  Francisco Miranda.  Haines City, Florida, USA.

Miranda Orchids

With a focus on orchid species, this nursery also sells hybrids and growing supplies.  Orchid cultivation classes are available.  Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil.

Orquidário Warnerii

Species and hybrids offered.  Third generation family run business.   Niteroi and Petropolis, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.


Photos, descriptions, and cultivation information for many orchid species.  Elisabete Delfini.  Americana, São Paulo, Brazil.

Blog da Bete Orquideas

Selection of orchids available includes Cattleya, Epidendrum, Dendrobium, Phalaenopsis, and Oncidium.  Orchid growing supplies are also offered.  Established 2012.  Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia.

Orquidario El Vergel

Thai orchid exporter with a selection of genera available including Vanda, Dendrobium, Oncidium, Cattleya, and Phalaenopsis. Don Muang, Bangkok, Thailand.

Kultana Orchids