Orchid Books






Specializing in botany publications. Over 600 items on orchids.  Sven Koeltz.  Oberreifenberg, Germany.

Koeltz Botanical Books

Orchid literature (both new and pre-owned) from around the world.  Grahame and Margaret Muller.  Tinana, Queensland, Australia.

Orchidaceous Books

Selection of orchid books available.  Dr. Pamela Burns-Balogh.  Champaign, Illinois, USA.

Balogh International

Quite a few orchid books are available from this publisher in Portland, Oregon, USA.

Timber Press

UK-based bookseller with a diverse selection of orchid books available.  Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, United Kingdom.

Keith's Plant Books

Photos of wild orchids, labelled with the scientific and common names, found in the Anglesea region.   A printed field guide book is also offered.  Everett Foster and Margaret MacDonald.  Anglesea, Victoria, Australia.

Anglesea Orchids

Information regarding three books written by Lance Birk... The Paphiopedilum Grower's Manual, The Last Orchid Hunter, and Growing Cymbidium Orchids at Home.

Lance A. Birk

Collecting and selling orchid books (in many languages) since 1992.  Bert van Zuylen.  Zeeland, Netherlands.

De Boekenbeurs - Bert van Zuylen

Several books about orchid growing, with an emphasis on Florida, are offered.  Mary and Martin Motes.  Florida, USA.

Redland Press

Membership information, magazine, events calendar, culture notes, discussion forum, bookstore, software, gift shop, botanical garden, research, judging, conservation information, and more.  Founded in 1921.  Coral Gables, Florida, USA.

American Orchid Society - AOS

Orchid culture sheet service,  books,  day length tables, orchid fragrance summary, light and humidity information.  Charles and Margaret Baker.  Portland, Oregon, USA.

Orchid Species Culture

Book of photographs taken by members and donated to help support the RVO OrchidTalk Forums.

Orchids Through Our Eyes

Comprehensive book about Paphiopedilum hybridization by G√ľnther Dankmeyer.  Germany.


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

Naturalia Publications

Group committed to the conservation of indigenous orchids found in the region.  The site features photos and descriptions of local orchids, and a book is available.   Founded 1961.  Saxony-Anhalt, Germany.

Arbeitskreis Heimische Orchideen : Sachsen-Anhalt

Conserving the remnant native vegetation found around Adelaide and the Adelaide Hills area.  Field guide of local orchids and a DVD are available.  Established 2006.  Robert Lawrence.  South Australia, Australia.

Heritage Bushcare

Digitally scanned orchid books available for viewing.  A collaboration between Michigan State University, the American Orchid Society, the Missouri Botanical Garden, and the National Agricultural Library.

Digital Orchid Library

Information about, and photos of, the orchids found in Italy.  Official page of the Italian Group for the Research on Wild Orchids, G.I.R.O.S., (Gruppo Italiano per la Ricerca sulle Orchidee Spontanee).  A book, covering the orchids of Italy, is also available.  Italy.

Orchidee d'Italia

Voluntary organization, founded in 1976, whose members are dedicated to orchids.  Books for sale.  Seed bank and protocorm bank.  Victoria, Australia.

Australian Orchid Foundation

Regional monograph on the indigenous orchids of the Cape Floristic Region, South Africa.

Cape Orchids

Cattleya, Dendrobium, Oncidium, Paphiopedilum, Phalaenopsis, and other genera available.   Boarding services.  Book

Chadwick and Son Orchids

Orchid species and CD-ROMs are offered for sale.  Winfried Schraut and Herbert Schildhauer.  Ismaning, Bavaria, Germany.

Orchids & More...

Collection, storage, and distribution of orchid species seed.  Listings of orchid seed currently available, and seed wanted.

Orchid Seedbank Project

Assortment of orchids offered.  Bookstore.  M. Wolff.  Wonfurt-Steinsfeld, Germany.

M & M Orchideen