White-flowered Orchids

Some Orchids with predominantly white flowers

White orchids have an air of pristine beauty that makes it easier to appreciate the form of the flower rather than being bowled over by color. Add a captivating fragrance and you have what many consider to be a perfect orchid. In nature, many white and light-colored orchids are fragrant at night and pollinated by night-flying moths. Below are a dozen suggestions to start a collection of white orchids. Most are of easy culture, a few are better suited for growers with some experience.

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