Worldwide Orchids, located in Apopka, Florida, was founded in late 1991 as a supplier to newly emerging commercial orchid industry in the U.S. Following hurrican Andrew in 1992, nearly all the private and commercial orchid growers of south Florida were decimated. The company quickly expended and by the late 1990’s had nearly 300,000 square feet of greenhouse at three different locations in the Orlando area.
The company’s mission has been to provide the latest in colors, shades and patterns in a variety of types for general public at and acceptable price. Over the years the company has had as their customers, Lowe’s, five divisions of The Home Depot, BJ Wholesale Club, Kroeger Company and hundreds of independent garden centers, florists and plants brokers in all parts of the country.
As the retail market grew and expanded, the company adjusted its philosophy to provide the highest quality blooming orchids with unparalleled customer service to retail companies requiring the very best for their quality conscience consumers.
Today, Worldwide Orchids blooming plants can be found at all 165+ of grocery stores as well as many small independent garden centers and retailers who cater to a discriminating clientele. We continue to create and search out latest trends in easy to grow, long lasting blooming orchids. While Phalaenopis are the dominate orchid we grow and sell, we do offer other types during their individual season.