YES! We Are Open to Visitors During Normal Hours.

Since 1947

Carter and Holmes Orchids has been a world-wide leader in producing quality orchids, including our famous Cattleya hybrids and mericlones.

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Special Announcements

Have You Seen Our Online Auctions?

Carter and Holmes Orchids is now offering select limited and specialty items in auction format.  Items change regularly and many are one of kind.  So keep checking to see what new plant (or plants) you want to add to your collection!

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More than just orchids

Have You Ever Heard of Something called an 'Ice Orchid'?

By now many orchid growers, beginners and experienced alike, have heard the theory about watering orchids with ice cubes.  In case you haven’t, it goes something like this.

“Water your Orchid with three ice cubes a week and it will be happy as can be!”

But Why Is This Wrong?

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Owen's Antiques, Collectibles and More

at 629 Mendenhall Road, Newberry, SC

Offering quality antiques and collectibles at fair prices to old and new friends who visit my shop in Newberry or online.  Rare and Antique Books, Glassware, Furniture and more.

Check out our selections including new auctions.

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Tropical and Indoor Plants

In addition to our orchids, we also love companion plants like begonias, gesneriads, ferns and more.  We propagate most ourselves from cuttings, spore or seed. 

Our collection includes decades old varieties not commonly seen, plus new and exciting plants. Varieties available may change seasonally but we always have something to choose from.

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Growing Supplies

  • Hi-Nitro 30-10-10 (1.25lb)
    High Nitrogen 30-10-10
    Regular price
    $7.95
    Sale price
    $7.95
    Unit price
    per 
  • New Zealand Tree Fern Product - 10 Liter bag
    New Zealand Tree Fern Product - 10 Liter bag
    Regular price
    $34.95
    Sale price
    $34.95
    Unit price
    per 
  • New Zealand Sphagnum Moss - 100 grams
    New Zealand Sphagnum Moss - 100 grams
    Regular price
    Sold out
    Sale price
    $7.95
    Unit price
    per 
  • Insect Monitoring Cards (Qty 10)
    Insect Monitoring Cards (Qty 10)
    Regular price
    $9.95
    Sale price
    $9.95
    Unit price
    per 
  • Thiomyl Systemic Fungicide 6oz
    Thiomyl Systemic Fungicide 6oz
    Regular price
    $29.95
    Sale price
    $29.95
    Unit price
    per 
  • Blossom Booster 10-30-20 (5 lb)
    Blossom Booster 10-30-20  (5 lb)
    Regular price
    $18.95
    Sale price
    $18.95
    Unit price
    per 
  • Blossom Booster 10-30-20 (1.25 lb)
    Blossom Booster 10-30-20  (1.25 lb)
    Regular price
    $9.95
    Sale price
    $9.95
    Unit price
    per 
  • Urea Free 20-10-20 (5 lb)
    Urea Free 20-10-20
    Regular price
    $17.00
    Sale price
    $17.00
    Unit price
    per 

Testimonials

"Loved the Open House all your staff are so helpful and it's not my first visit! Enjoyed my visit very much; good food friendly people and great plants!"

Jeanne O.

"SO impressed with their service, orchids and selection. When I ordered, everything was shipped quickly and safely. They have amazing prices for the size of the orchids, and you should definitely join the email list to check out all of their deals because they do them often and with great deals.

Taylor H.

"Great visit to you greenhouse yesterday! I appreciate the hospitality and reasonable prices! Look forward to coming back the next time we pass through!"

Chad W.

"I've loved, and bought, plants from them for years--never been disappointed!"

Sue P.

"Bar none the best orchid house I have ever dealt with, and I've worked with dozens! I don't know if they still do the community lunches, but I have great memories of talking orchids and eating amazing home cooked meals there. We always felt like family."

Scott E.

"Love this orchid house! Such a knowledgeable family business; plants guaranteed to not have disease, and if you ever have a problem with one, they are happy to take a look and give some advice. Amazingly kind."

Samantha H.

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Location

Carter and Holmes Orchids

629 Mendenhall Road

Newberry, SC 29108

Mon - Sat, 9am - 5pm
Closed Sundays

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