Best Species Orchid Nursery based in Kingston, Victoria

Welcome to the website for Orchid Species Plus. We hope you enjoy your visit.

Orchid Species Plus is a family-owned and -operated orchid nursery in Kingston, a small rural town in central Victoria, about 30 minutes drive from Ballarat.

We have been growing orchids for over 45 years but the hobby has completely taken over and we have been operating as a full-time nursery for about 25 years.

So please enjoy our website and we look forward to meeting you.

Bill and Jan Miles.

Collecting and Conserving Orchid Species

Over the past 45 years, we have become very interested in the collection and conservation of orchids species from all over the world, and we now boast one of the largest commercial collections in Australia.

Our interest in the conservation of endangered species sees us regularly pollinating and producing seed from our most treasured species orchids, raising this seed and making these rare gems available to our customers, in Australia and the rest of the world.

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Orchid Fairs and Events

We also attend many orchid fairs, so check our events pages to see when we will be heading your way. 

Collectors Rare Plant Fair

Richmond Racecourse
Richmond NSW

April 2025

Orchids Out West

Richmond Showgrounds
Richmond NSW

May 17th, 18th & 19th May 2024

Saroc Fair


June 8th & 9th 2024

Mingara Orchid Fair

June 29th & 30th 22024

Mingara Recreation Club
Tumbi Umbi NSW

Country Challenge

July 6th & 7th 2024


St. Ives Orchid Fair, Sydney

St Ives Showground. NSW

August 16th, 17th & 18th 2024

Melbourne Orchid Spectacular

August 23rd, 14th & 25th 2024

Victorian Canine Association
KCC Park Skye VIC

Canberra Spring Show

September 21st & 22nd 2024
Ainslie Football Club


Range of Orchid Species

Our collection contains many hundreds of genera but we have botanically significant collections of species Bulbophyllum, Coelogyne, Dracula, Masdevallia, Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium and Maxillaria.

So if there’s a hard-to-find species you’re looking for, we are sure to have it and if we don’t, we can try and get it for you.

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Orchid Species Plus has been a full-time orchid nursery for 20 years, since we were established in 2000.

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We have been growing orchids for over 45 years, before we went full-time with our hobby!

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Run by Bill and Jan Miles, you can trust in the care, passion and love that has gone into creating our orchid nursery.

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As a species nursery, Orchid Species Plus specialises in those hard-to-obtain orchid species you may have been searching for.

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Want to visit our orchid nursery, or looking for a specific orchid species?
Get in touch with us.

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