Link to the proceedings of EOCCE2018 in Paris

Precious holdings on Europe’s orchids online
Download slides and petal analyses by Hans R. Reinhard for free

The platform contains more than 1800 plant and petal analyses with herbarium orchids, attached to paper or glass slide mounts.

The catalogue E-Pics Animals, Plants and Biotopes contains more than 23000 photographs of European orchids.


CITES (the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) is an international agreement between governments. Its aim is to ensure that international trade in specimens of wild animals and plants does not threaten the survival of the species.

The Orchid Review
Since March 2010 the official journal of EOC is The Orchid Review.

Swiss Orchid Foundation
The Swiss Orchid Foundation is working on a world orchid iconography ( and has slides, drawings and herbarium specimens from over 13’000 different orchid species, that you can find here:

BibliOrchidea is with over 150’000 entries the largest orchid literature database worldwide.

Royal Horticultural Society
Royal Horticultural Society – Hybrid list
You can find the current hybrid list of the RHS here:

Kew Botanical Garden
World Checklist of selected plant families by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
The Kew checklist of monocotyledons has been integrated here:

13th Asian Pacific Orchid Conference 2019, Sarawak, Malaysia
For more information visit:

Australian Orchid Council

South African Orchid Council

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