Lois Duffin Orchids

Announcement: The entire collection of Lois Duffin Orchids is now being sold at auction.


Our entire collection of orchids, as well as the greenhouse itself, will be sold by The Bounds Auction Company in an online auction.



Bidding opens Fri., Nov 3rd, closing Sunday Nov 12th
Preview Sat Nov 4th & Sunday Nov 5th
Pick up dates for growing stock, Nov 16th, Nov 18th & 19th


For further information please review the auction details here.


Lois Duffin Orchids is a large commercial grower of orchids in the Philadelphia, PA area, with over 30 years of experience raising and caring for orchids. Enjoy the beauty of over 500 types of orchids in our 6,000 sq. ft. nursery.

We offer a large selection of orchids for sale, including many genera, species, and hybrids.






Lois M Duffin (1930 - 2017)
   Mar 2017
The Duffin family sadly announces that Lois Duffin, co-founder of Lois Duffin Orchids, has passed from this earth to join her husband Jim in heaven.


James J Duffin (1928 - 2016)
   Nov 2016
The Duffin family sadly announces that after a full life of 88 years Jim Duffin, co-founder of Lois Duffin Orchids, has passed from this earth to a new life of tending orchids in heaven.


Dendrobium Starburst Vista 'Memoria Lois Duffin' HCC/AOS Chysis bractescens 'Memoria Jim Duffin' AM/AOS

photo by Cheryl Langseth

photo by David Oldham



Featured Award Winners

Den. unicum
Den. unicum 'Mt. Airy' AM/AOS (photo by Maurice Marietti)

Den. Lucky Stripes
Den. Lucky Stripes 'Mt. Airy' AM/AOS


Lois Duffin is the winner of the PHS Orchid Award
at the 2015 Philadelphia Flower Show
"Outstanding blue-ribbon winner"
for her Dendrobium delicatum 'Mt. Airy' CCE/AOS.

PHS Orchid Award - Outstanding blue-ribbon winner - Dendrobium delicatum

Photograph by Maurice Marietti


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