APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Orchid Plants for Planting from Taiwan

September 3, 2021 USDA APHIS

The Government of Taiwan has asked USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) to authorize the importation of orchid (Cattleya spp.) and orchid (Paphiopedilum spp.) plants for planting into the United States and Territories.

The Queen of Orchids – Cascades Make the Perfect Statement Piece

July 22, 2021 Westerlay Orchids

Whether you are hosting friends and family or enjoying time this summer to relax and reset, The Premium Cascade Box, a signature vertical orchid offering in the phalaenopsis assortment, will bring beauty, elegance, and joy to you and your loved ones.

Success is Blooming in Nocona with Color Orchids

Color Orchids opened its Nocona, Texas location in October 2020, with a 60,000 square-foot facility, growing orchids and selling them wholesale to upscale supermarkets and florists throughout the Midwest.

Westerlay Orchids is Leading the Charge in Sustainability Practices With a Goal of Carbon Neutral Production

June 23, 2021 Westerlay Orchids

While its principal focus is on growing and distributing four million vibrant phalaenopsis orchids per year throughout the western United States, as part of its long term vision, Westerlay Orchids is focused on sustainability through continuous reduction of its carbon footprint.

Small – the Next BIG Thing

March 8, 2021 Anthura

We are witnessing a worldwide shift from larger to smaller pot sizes. After strong growth in the 9 cm pot segment in recent years, the pot sizes of 6 cm and 7 cm are now also gaining popularity. This also applies to Orchids and Anthuriums.