Color Orchids in Culpeper, VA is Helping to Feed Public Demand for Potted Orchids

According to the Virginia Farm Bureau, orchids are now the top-selling potted flower in the country, having shoved aside the poinsettia. It’s an industry worth $288 million, with sales of 35 million nationwide.

Virginia Orchid Growers Dig Into A Thriving Market

February 6, 2019 Augusta Free Press

Move over poinsettias, because orchids are now the top-selling potted flower in the U.S. That shift opens the door for Virginia nurseries and greenhouses to branch out in the $288 million orchid industry.