Getting Started

Getting started with orchids is a simple matter of the following:

  • Review the orchid species on this site and determine which makes the most sense in terms of the environment you can provide – how much light, what temperature ranges throughout the year, etc. Start with the tab “Orchids.”
  • Review your options in terms of where you can potentially obtain orchids. We have an entire section on suggestions and options here.
  • Figure out what supplies you can obtain locally and what you should oder – pots, bark, pot wires, tags, fertilizer, etc. We have some ideas for you here.
  • Decide – based upon species species availability and its requirements – where you will keep the orchids in your home and…
  • Enjoy!