17 Most Beautiful Purple Orchid Varieties
14.11.2023 - 12:57
/ Raul Cornelius
These stunning Purple Orchid Varieties, ranging from the deep, velvety tones of the ‘Black Prince’ to the delicate, lavender whispers of the ‘Phalaenopsis violacea,’ offer a mesmerizing palette for any garden or home setting.
Some of the orchids on this list might not be pure purple and may have a touch of pink in the hue.
Botanical Name: Phalaenopsis bellina var. coerulea
The Bellina Orchid is a visual delight popular for its vibrant purple petals. Its deep purple center gradually fades to softer tones at the edges, creating a mesmerizing effect.
Botanical Name: Miltoniopsis roezlii
True to its name, the Pansy Orchid boasts large, flat flowers resembling pansies. The rich purple shades, often with a velvety texture, make it a standout.
Botanical Name: Vuylstekeara ‘Melissa Delight’
This variety features a striking combination of deep purple and white. Its flowers are notable for their crisp and stunning visual contrast.
Botanical Name: Vanda ‘Pachara Delight’
Offering vibrant purple blooms with spots of whites, ‘Delight’ can be a captivating showstopper in your garden!
Botanical Name: Phalaenopsis ‘Royal Majestic’
Popular for its ease of care, theMoth Orchid can bloom in various purple shades, from soft lavender to deep violet, often with beautifully patterned petals.
Botanical Name: Cattleya purpurata var. Schusteriana
Exhibiting a unique splash pattern, this orchid’s lower petals are splashed with varying intensities of purple, creating an effect like a painter’s brush strokes.
Botanical Name: Dendrobium kenobi ‘Purple Splash’
Though this orchid has white petals, they are outlined by a line of purple, which contrasts beautifully with both the flower and the foliage.
Botanical Name: Vanda tessellata
Vanda Orchids are popular for their