The primary objective of the OCA is to promote the conservation of orchid species in their native habitats. International orchid focused travel offered. Founded 2006. Encinitas, California, USA.
Orchid FAQ, guide to artificial lighting, list of orchid genera and hybrids, culture notes, and links. Jerry Bolce. Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.
With over 1.3 million scientific names, 4.4 million specimen records, and over 450,000 images, this database has nomenclatural, bibliographic, and specimen data for most orchid species. Missouri Botanical Garden. St. Louis, Mi ...
Grassroots organization made up of people, orchid societies, and orchid businesses dedicated to raising awareness and money for orchid conservation.
Collaborative project by volunteers to document all species and hybrid orchids. Features includes images, general information, discussion, and culture notes. Anyone can edit to expand the over 4,000 articles currently availabl ...
The OSSSU is a Darwin Initiative project designed to establish orchid seed banking around the globe (with the current focus on Asia and South and Central America). Based at the Seed Conservation Department of the Royal Botanic ...
Featuring many links to orchid-related sites. Orchid events, classified ads, and speakers page. Carson E. Whitlow. Adel, Iowa, USA.
Online plant encyclopedia with a particular focus on orchids and ferns. Traditional Japanese culture is featured with sections on Neofinetia falcata, slipper orchids, and others. Kyushu, Japan.
Orchid photos, history, anatomy, flowering periods, art gallery, care tips. Orchid quiz. Books. Online magazine the "Orchid News". Delfina de Araujo. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
A non-profit society whose members are dedicated to the enjoyment, cultivation, and conservation of species orchids. Founded in 1990. Miami, Florida, USA
Multi-vendor store for selling orchids and growing accessories. International vendors welcome. Kerala, India.
World Orchid Iconography (a database with graphical material for many orchid species), OrchidKeys (interactive keys to search European orchid species) and BibliOrchidea (orchid literature database with more than 150,000 entries, ...
General information on several genera of orchids, events, and links. Christina Boris. Rolling Meadows, Illinois, USA.
Essences produced from a variety of orchids for beneficial effects on one's body and mind. Orchid photo greetings cards are also offered. Isle of Gigha, Argyll, Scotland, United Kingdom.
Source of orchid information and links. Created by David Off of Waldor Orchids. Linwood, New Jersey, USA.
The IOF is a non-profit organization with the goal of getting more people to learn about, and to grow orchids. Boynton Beach, Florida, USA.
Research reports on Neottia (ovata) and Epipactis (helleborine subsp. neerlandica). Also the periodical Eurorchis and a guide on how to do fieldwork can be downloaded. Dirk Kapteyn den Boumeester. Netherlands.
French language encyclopaedia of orchids. Classification, glossary, conservation, photos, and culture of many orchids. Vincent Liefooghe. France.