Do you know how many Cattleya Orchids Species are in the World?

Do you know how many Cattleya Orchids Species are in the World?

Cattleya orchids are one of the most popular kinds of orchids for beginners and advanced hobbyists alike.

The beautiful form and complexity of the flower and their alluring scents have one the hearts of many.

Did you know there around 60 Cattleya Orchids Species in the World? How many do you have in your collection?

Below is a list of all known Cattleya Orchid Species, native to Central and South America.

If you are interested in start your own orchid species collection, refer to our list of available orchids species collections in our store and decide which one will you would like to start with.


Do NOT buy orchids without a purpose, remember when you start a collection you have the power to decide which orchids are going to be part of it.

So, make a wish list and focus your energy and budget into that specific list, this way you will have something special in your home while helping the environment cultivating and conserving one of the most beautiful orchids in the world!

List of Cattleya Species

    Cattleya aclandiae
    Cattleya amethystoglossa
    Cattleya araguaiensis
    Cattleya aurantiaca
    Cattleya aurea
    Cattleya bicolor
    Cattleya bowringiana
    Cattleya deckeri
    Cattleya dolosa
    Cattleya dormaniana
    Cattleya dowiana
    Cattleya eldorado
    Cattleya elongata
    Cattleya forbesii
    Cattleya gaskelliana
    Cattleya granulosa
    Cattleya guttata
    Cattleya harrisoniana
    Cattleya intermedia
    Cattleya iricolor
    Cattleya jenmanii
    Cattleya kerrii
    Cattleya labiata
    Cattleya lawrenceana
    Cattleya leopoldii
    Cattleya loddigesii
    Cattleya lueddemanniana
    Cattleya luteola
    Cattleya maxima
    Cattleya mendelii
    Cattleya mooreana
    Cattleya mossiae
    Cattleya nobilior
    Cattleya patinii
    Cattleya percivilliana
    Cattleya porphyroglossa
    Cattleya quadricolor
    Cattleya rex
    Cattleya schilleriana
    Cattleya schofieldiana
    Cattleya schroederae
    Cattleya skinneri
    Cattleya tenuis
    Cattleya trianae
    Cattleya velutina
    Cattleya violacea
    Cattleya walkeriana
    Cattleya warneri
    Cattleya warscewiczii

Which of them do you already have in your collection? None, Don't worry, we can help you get started today!

XOXO @LaForestaOrchids


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