Odom's Orchids has been at its current location for more than 50 years, and John Odom has been cultivating orchids for more than 60 years. He earned a B.A. in agriculture from the University of Florida. Louise was the youngest female rose judge on the east coast and was originally from Maryland. She discovered that cultivating roses is difficult in the south after relocating to Florida. Before getting married, she spent ten years as a business partner at Odom's Orchids after beginning as a volunteer.

Odom's Orchids is one of the leading retail growers and shippers of orchids in the United States, with greenhouse space totaling over 90,000 square feet, and well over 20,000 packages shipped over the past 25 years. We grow a wide variety of orchids, including Vandas, Phalaenopsis, Lady Slippers, dendrobiums and our specialty, Cattleyas, in addition to many more types. We probably have the largest selection of Cattleya hybrids and species in the United States.


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