The Orchid Review

The Orchid Review is the oldest and most influential orchid magazine in the world and essential reading for orchid lovers

The Orchid Review is more than 100 years old and became the orchid journal of the Royal Horticultural Society in 1993. Edited by Sarah Forsyth, it is published quarterly and is the European Orchid Council's official journal.

Each volume includes…

  • Cultural advice and problem solving
  • Full details on all RHS orchid awards
  • In-depth studies of species and genera
  • Features on hardy orchids
  • Descriptions of new species and hybrids
  • Articles on orchid history and taxonomy
  • Orchids in the wild and conservation projects
  • Orchid art and exhibitions
  • The latest orchid news, events and book reviews
  • Optional quarterly Orchid Hybrid List detailing all hybrid names registered in the past three months

Special offer on back issues

Issues of The Orchid Review dating from 2001 to 2009 are now available at the reduced price of £4 each (UK p&p free) on a first-come, first-served basis.

View content details of all back issues from between 2001 and 2009 (130kB pdf)

Please email or telephone your list of requirements, postal address and preferred method of payment (card or cheque) to Melanie Steel (, tel 01733 294676) and you will be informed of availability, cost and postage if required.

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You can subscribe to The Orchid Review in one of two ways:

Without Orchid Hybrid List

UK: £29. Overseas: £37

With Orchid Hybrid List 

UK: £34. Overseas: £44


Phone: 020 3176 5820

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