Purple and pink orchids laid out in a kaleidoscope pattern.

Orchid Conservation

pink spotted orchid coming up from the ground

Set Out on a Virtual Orchid Expedition

Help see how you can help scientists better understand and conserve the biodiversity of the Orchidaceae family. Two amazing new virtual expeditions put orchids in the spotlight, and invite you to take part in helping us digitize a variety of specimens past and present, from the native species of New York State to the tree-dwelling varieties of the Andes Mountains.

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