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Wild orchids: where do they grow and what do they look like

Where do orchids grow in the wild? This is a question we are regularly asked. The orchid family belongs to one of the largest plant families and can be found in countless colors, shapes and species. In our nursery you will find the Phalaenopsis orchid, including: orange orchids.

These orchids do not fall under the wild orchid category. That is why in this blog we will tell you more about where the wild orchid lives in natural conditions and how you can recognize it in nature.

Where do orchids grow in the wild

A fun fact: wild orchids grow in the Netherlands! These can be discovered in various nature reserves, roadsides, dunes or along ditches. Unfortunately, many of these orchids are picked, because with their seductive appearance you would probably like to have them in your home or garden. If you see a wild orchid, leave it in its natural environment to protect it.

Where does the Phalaenopsis orchid live in natural conditions?

The orchids you know from us originate from Southeast Asia and the Philippines. Thanks to explorers, the orchids were shipped to Europe and this plant is still one of the most popular houseplants today.

What does a wild orchid look like

You can enjoy orchids not only at home or in a garden centre. You also have a chance to encounter the wild orchid in the wild. These wild orchids do look different from the orchids you would expect Kolibri Company knows.

Do you want to recognize wild orchids? Take a good look around you during a walk in nature. They stand out with their color and shape. Most wild orchids have a colorful flower and a long stem. The orchid can have one flower or several flowers that form a cluster on the stem.

The Netherlands has about 40 species of wild orchids. Leave it safely in nature and enjoy it during a walk. You can do beautiful things at home purple orchids of special orchids Van in Kolibri Company place.

Did you know…
Are there many more orchids? Read all about it in our blog Orchid species.

Don't miss anything from Kolibri Company? Also follow us on our social media channels:

Instagram: @kolibri_company_
Facebook: @KolibriCompany

Wild orchids: where do they grow and what do they look like

Where do orchids grow in the wild? This is a question we are regularly asked. The orchid family belongs to one of the largest plant families and can be found in countless colors, shapes and species. In our nursery you will find the Phalaenopsis orchid, including: orange orchids.

These orchids do not fall under the wild orchid category. That is why in this blog we will tell you more about where the wild orchid lives in natural conditions and how you can recognize it in nature.

Where do orchids grow in the wild

A fun fact: wild orchids grow in the Netherlands! These can be discovered in various nature reserves, roadsides, dunes or along ditches. Unfortunately, many of these orchids are picked, because with their seductive appearance you would probably like to have them in your home or garden. If you see a wild orchid, leave it in its natural environment to protect it.

Where does the Phalaenopsis orchid live in natural conditions?

The orchids you know from us originate from Southeast Asia and the Philippines. Thanks to explorers, the orchids were shipped to Europe and this plant is still one of the most popular houseplants today.

What does a wild orchid look like

You can enjoy orchids not only at home or in a garden centre. You also have a chance to encounter the wild orchid in the wild. These wild orchids do look different from the orchids you would expect Kolibri Company knows.

Do you want to recognize wild orchids? Take a good look around you during a walk in nature. They stand out with their color and shape. Most wild orchids have a colorful flower and a long stem. The orchid can have one flower or several flowers that form a cluster on the stem.

The Netherlands has about 40 species of wild orchids. Leave it safely in nature and enjoy it during a walk. You can do beautiful things at home purple orchids of special orchids Van in Kolibri Company place.

Did you know…
Are there many more orchids? Read all about it in our blog Orchid species.

Don't miss anything from Kolibri Company? Also follow us on our social media channels:

Instagram: @kolibri_company_
Facebook: @KolibriCompany

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