Question and Answer


Just asking about the Vanilla Orchid in New Zealand, is the type that is used for the vanilla bean production available here?

Martyn H
 Hi Martyn

Vanilla (Vanilla planifolia) is a warm growing orchid, so can be more difficult to grow here unless you have a heated greenhouse. It is not readily available, although I think L and R Orchids may stock. Their web site is

Good luck

with kind regards


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