Orchid Care







Orchids you can Grow

Orchids  make wonderful house plants if you know what types to grow . In this section we provide detailed growing instructions on some of the most popular types. Be sure
to read our section on basic orchid care first as the principles of orchid care remains
the same for all orchids.

 Cattleya orchid A compact laeliocattleya
hybrid in a 4" pot

You can find recommended orchids to purchase in our online Amazon Orchid Store.




Cymbidium Chen's Ruby CYMBIDIUMS
Learn how to grow the 'new' cymbidiums that are more warmth-tolerant and often more compact that standard traditiona
Probably the most popular and among the most elegant of orchids. In fact we've devoted a separate website to growing phalaenopsis orchids.
Paphiopedilums are bizarre, yet beautiful. They have a colorful history and a dedicated following. Some of them are surprisingly easy to grow and they don't need very bright light.



 More orchids on our 
 houseplants blog

Quick Links:
-What to do when flowers fade
-Why won't my orchid bloom?
-How to buy orchids like a pro

-Can I grow orchids in low light?
-How do I water my orchids?

-Where can I buy orchids online?

Visit Our Other Sites:

-How to Grow Moth Orchids
-How to Grow Slipper Orchids