Popular all over the world thanks to their variety and striking beauty, orchids are one of the most preferred plants for amateur gardeners and professional horticulturalists alike. They have a reputation for being highly-sensitive and difficult to care for, but this isn't always the case. At Peter’s Flowers, New York City's best florist, you can select from a stunning variety of lovely live orchid plants that are carefully selected by experts.
All nine of the verities available at this famous flower shop are easy to take care of and feature an incredible spectrum of colors and flower shapes. Pre-planted in glass cubes by an experienced florist, these gorgeous flowers will brighten up any room and are appropriate for any occasion, from anniversaries to mother's day.
For thousands of years, orchids have captured the imaginations of people around the globe. If you're unfamiliar with this gorgeous species, here are a few facts that may surprise you:
- Orchids Are An Enormous Family: The orchid family of plants consists of 25,000 different species, with even more discovered all the time. They range from the incredibly exotic to common plants, like everyday vanilla.
- Orchids Are Symmetrical: The bilateral symmetry of an orchid blossom may explain their popularity. This trait, rarely found in the plant world, is also present in human faces.
- Orchids Also Mimic Insects: Many orchid blossoms mimic the bodies of specific species of insects, which they trick into pollinating the plants.
Whether you're an experienced gardener or new to flower arrangements, orchids are easy to maintain and beautify any home, office or building lobby. We offer monthly orchid replacement contracts please call to get info on this program. Visit Peter’s Flowers online to see their full selection of plants, call (212) 819-9000 to order flowers, or just drop by the flower shop today.