Orchid Modern

Orchid Modern

Living and Designing with the World's Most Elegant Houseplants

Marc Hachadourian


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“This beautiful book is useful for all of us, novice and experienced orchid lovers alike.” —Martha Stewart, author, entrepreneur, founder of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia

Add the vibrant colors and exotic blooms of orchids to your houseplant haven! It’s easier than you think with the help of Orchid Modern. Marc Hachadourian, the curator of the orchid collection at the New York Botanical Garden, shares his secrets to successfully growing these sometimes finicky houseplants. Besides the basics, you’ll learn his top 120 orchid picks for green and not-so-green thumbs. Ten inspirational, step-by-step projects, including terrariums, a wreath, and a kokedama, provide the confidence to make orchids a thriving, vivid part of your home’s signature style.


Marc Hachadourian:
Marc Hachadourian is the orchid curator at the New York Botanical Garden and the manager of the Nolen Greenhouses for Living Collections. He has over 20 years of experience in horticulture, specializing in orchids, tropical and aquatic plants, bulbs, and alpines. Hachadourian also oversees the CITES Rescue Center Program for the Garden and has been featured on Martha Stewart Living