Orchid seedlings in nursery

How Long Do Orchids Live?

Ever wondered how long your orchid is meant to last? Well, with the right care, orchids can live for several decades, and some specimens are known to be well over 100 years old!

White cymbidium orchid growing outdoors

Cymbidium (Boat Orchid): Care Guide & Pictures

Cymbidium orchids, more commonly known as “boat orchids” due to the shape of their flowers, are one of the most popular types of orchids for gardeners. They are also easy to care for and can even be grown outside in the right climate.

Dormant orchid in pot

Is My Orchid Dead? Can I Revive It?

It’s quite common to think you’ve killed your orchid, but often that’s not the case. These troubleshooting tips will show you how to revive an orchid.

Repotting an orchid in a clear plastic pot

How to Repot an Orchid: Step by Step Guide

Orchids can usually live in the same pot for at least a year or two without any problems. But sooner or later, your orchid will outgrow its pot, or its potting mix will start to break down. That’s when you’ll need to repot it.

Yellow Cattleya orchid - the Queen of Flowers

Cattleya Orchid: Beginner’s Care Guide

Cattleya, the “Queen of Orchids,” is a popular variety for both novice and experienced growers. She has a lovely fragrance, expansive blooms, and striking colors.

Variety of orchids growing in pots by windowsill

Best Orchid Pots: Beginner’s Buying Guide

Orchids can be quite fussy about the type of pot they live in. In general, they require good drainage and plenty of free airflow around their roots. This helps to prevent root rot and ensures their sprawling root systems have plenty of room to grow.

Brilliant Orchids