FRAGRANT ORCHIDS:
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Acampe
papillosa – Very Strong - Hyacinth
praemorsa – Strong
rigida – Faint

Acanthephippium
bicolor – Strong - Sweet/Candy
colmani – Strong - Anise
javanicum – Strong
sylhetense – Very Strong

Acineta caudatus – Moderate - Decay

Ada keiliana – Moderate

Aerangis
citrata – Lemon scent
distincta – A powerful spicy scent, night, so strong that it may sear the nasal passages if one gets up close with the flower
fastuosa – Moderate - Day - Medicinal
modesta – Very Strong - Minty spice
mystacidii – Moderate - Lilly of the Valley
mystacidii – Moderate - Unpleasant
platyphyllia – Ylang-Ylang Perfume
pumilio – Faint
punctata – Faint
stylosa – Evening - Spice
verdickii – Strong - Sweet

Aerides
fieldingii – Strong
flabellata – Strong
houlletianum – Very Strong
illustre – Strong
lawrencieae – Strong - Lemon/Spice
lindleyanum – Moderate - Sweet
mitrata – Moderate - Sweet
odorata – Strong, very fresh citrus flower smell
quinquevulnerum – Strong - Cinnamon
oebelinii – Strong

Amesiella philippinense – Said not to be but A. monticola is

Angraecum
birrimense – Strong - Orange Blossom
eburneum – Is very fragrant after the lights go out
eichlerianum – With a citrus scent at night
florulentum – Strong
leonis – Strong - Night
longicalcar – Strong - Spice
magdalenae – Smells strongly of gardenia, more strongly at night
scottianum – Has a nice evening fragrance, fresh, with some spice.
sesquipedale – The fresh-floral scent develops over 3-4 nights
sesquipedale – Strong
superbum – Moderate - Night
vetchii – Moderate - Day - Spice

Anguloa
clowesii – Strong - Medicinal
ruckeri – Strong
uniflora – Strong - Oil of wintergreen

Ansellia africana – Strong in Strong Light

Arachnis
breviscapa – Moderate - Macaroons/Almonds
calcarata – Moderate - Anise
flos-aeris – Strong - Musk

Ascocentrum curvifolium – Faint

Ascofinetia Emily – fragrant

Asconada John De Biase 'Fuch's Indigo' FCC/AOS x V tessellata 'Mary Motes' FCC/AOS – fragrant

Aspasia epidendroides – Is very fragrant with a small number of blooms, described as strong, spicy

Baptistonia echinata – Moderate - Watermelon

Barkeria naevosa – Moderate - Day - Musk

Barlia
metlesiciana – Moderate - Day - Iris
robertiana – Moderate - Day - Iris

Batemania colleyi – Moderate - Day - Unpleasant

Bifrenaria
atropurpurea – Moderate - Sweet
harrisoniae – Strong - Day - Floral - Exotic
letragoia – Strong
tetagona – Strong - Musty

Brassavola
cordata – Strong - Evening
cucullata – Strong - Evening Intense - laundry detergent with lemon-crisp and sharply clean
flagellens – Moderate - Night
little stars – Citrusy also as really sweet root beer late at night
nodosa – Cineole medicinal, also sweet odour, or Gardenia, scent changes over time Moderate - Night
perrinii – Strong - Evening
tuberculata – Faint - Vanilla

Brassia
allenii – Moderate, Honey
forgetiana – Moderate
longissima – Moderate, Musty
Mem. Fritz Boedeker 'WitchDoctor' – Fragrant
Rex – Sweet
warscewiczii – Strong

Brassidium Wild Warrior "Chieftan" – Very fragrant during the day, sometimes too intense, floral and fresh

Brassolaeliocattleya
Empress Worsley 'Roman Holiday' – Nice flower with a pineapple scent
Greenwich – Strong floral scent (one flower fills a room) similar to phalaenopsis bellina
Goldenzelle "Lemon Chiffon" – Is almost overpowering
Hauserman's Sultan – Smells of fresh ground clove

Bulbophyllum
baileyi – Moderate - Fruity
beccarii – Moderate - Decay/Rotting Meat
careyanum – Very ripe fruit (not unpleasant)
cupreum – Rotten salmon
curtisii – Like an indoor swimming pool (chlorine)
echinolabium – Partially decomposed rat
fascinator – Garbage dump
fletcheriana – Moderate - Cooked Cabbage
leysianum – Unwashed armpit the day after a hard day at the gym on a hot day
macranthum – Cucumber and clove. An enchanting, beautiful and fascinating fragrance
medusae – Moderate - Musky
phaleonopsis – Week old in the sun dead wildlife moderate - Rotting Meat
pictuatum – Strong - Day - Watermelon
rothschildianum – Moderate, Foul Old mushrooms
spiesii – Cat urine/dead fish

Cadetia taylorii – Moderate - Day -Vanilla

Calandenia carnea – Strong - Musky

Calanthe
kawakamii – Strong - Lemon
stricta – Moderate - Orange Peel

Calauthron bicornutum – Mixture of fruit and candies

Calypso bulbosa – Vanilla

Catasetum
bungerothii – Strong
candida – Methyl salicilate (wintergreen)
ciliatum – Moderate - Rye bread
collare – Methyl salicilate (wintergreen)
discolor – d-carvone (rye bread)
expansum – Turpentine in the morning, rye bread in the afternoon
fimbriatum – Moderate - Spice
garnettianum – Strong
gnomus – Methyl salicylate (wintergreen)
macrocarpum – Strong - Mint (wintergreen)
oerstedii – Strong
planiceps – Moderate - Spice
roseum – Methyl cinnimate (cinnamon)
sanguineum – Turpentine and garbage
tenebrosum – Warm resinous fragrance with a sharp citrus note - Moderate - Spice/Citrus

Cattleya
aclandiae – Faint - Spicy
amethystoglossa – Moderate - Spicy
aurea – Moderate - Lemon
Bahinia – Morning - Faint candy like smell
bicolor – Faint deckorii (I have var. 'Brecht' light, citrussy, scent in the morning. Fairly strong. Michigoose)
delossiana – Strong
guttata – Strong - Day - Sweet
loddigesii – Benzyl acetate (jasmine)
luteola – Very rich, strong floral
Melinda Rose Weber 'Douglas' – Strong perfume-sweet fragrance between 2 and 5 in the afternoon
Netrasiri Beauty – Fragrant
percivaliana – Moderate - Musky
triavaci – Moderate - Day - Cinnamon
velutina – Strong
warscewiczii – Benzyl acetate (jasmine)

Chamaengis
hildebrandtii – Smell similar to what I can only describe as "barn"
hariotiana – Smell similar to what I can only describe as "barn"

Cirrhopetalum
makoyanum – Moderate - Musty
medusae – Strong - Musty

Clowesia rosea – Vicks Vapo rub in the morning and cinnamon in the afternoon

Cochleanthes amazonica – (so I've heard, but I never detected it my plant)

Coelia triptera – Moderate - Lily of the Valley

Coeloglossum viride – Faint

Coelogyne
corymbosa – Moderate - Spice
cristata – Moderate - Spice/Hyacinth
densiflora – Moderate - Musk
fimbriata – Moderate - Musk
flaccida – Strong - Unpleasant - Musk
huetneriana – Moderate - Musk
lamellata – Strong
lentiginosa – Strong
massangeana – Faint
mooreana – Faint
mossiae – Strong - Day - Floral
nitida – Strong - Lilac/Hay
speciosa – Moderate - Musk
sulphurea – Faint
testacea – Faint
tomentosa – Moderate - Musk
trinervis – Strong

Colmanara Wildcat 'Doris' – Has a faint sweet-perfume

Cuitlauzina pendula – Strong

Cycnoches
chlorochilon – Benzyl acetate (jasmine) Penetrating jasmine fragrance It can easily be noticed from thirty feet away, and is an unusual, fruity/antiseptic odor
chlorochilon x herrenhusanum – Similar smell to chlorochilon, not as strong
cucullata – Moderate - Honey
pentadactylon – Moderate - Chocolate
ventricosum – Benzylacetate (jasmine) – Strong - Ripe Bananas

Cycnodes
Wine Delight 'Jem' FCC/AOS – Musky cherry kool aid
Wine Delight ‘Jem’ FCC/AOS – Is almost overpowering with it's grapey perfume. Starts somewhere around pickled housefly legs, transits through French whorehouse perfume, and finally manages a nice spicy, grapey fragrance

Cymbidium
albuciflorum – Faint
atropurpureum – Moderate - Coconut oil
canaliculatum – Moderate - Sweet
cochleare – Strong
ensifolium – Strong
goeringii – Moderate - Floral
kanran – Moderate - Lemon Peel
mastersii – Moderate - Almonds
rubrigemum – Moderate - Honey
sinense – Faint - Afternoon - Raspberry/Rose
syave – Moderate - Sweet
tracyanum – Strong - Peach
variciferum – Moderate - Lemon Peel
virescens – Moderate - Vanilla

Cypripedium
acaule – Faint - Day - Watermelon
calceolus – Strong - Day - Musk
candidum – Faint - Day
himalaicum – Strong - Day - Watermelon
montanum – Moderate - Day - Sweet
parviflorum – Moderate - Day - Musty/Rose
pubescens – Moderate - Day - Sweet/Rose

Cyrtorchis arcuata – Is sweetly scented at night

Degarmoara
Winter Wonderland 'White Fairy' – Fragrant
Stars and Bars – Smells like ground pepper
Tahoma Glacier – Smells like ground pepper

Dendrobium
adae – Strong - Day - Sweet
aemulum – Strong
agregatum – Strong - Day - Sweet/Honey
album – Faint
amabile – Smells like orange scented soap (pink form)
amoenum – Moderate - Violets
anceps – Faint
anosmum – Perfumes the air with a scent of raspberries
anosmum – Strong - Raspberries/Rhubarb
Banana Royale – Like bananas what else? – Sweet honey touch of banana, it filled the room
beckleri – Moderate - Cinnamon
brymerianum – Strong
canaliculatum – Strong
candidum – Faint
cruentum – Faint – Ivory soap
crystallinum – Strong
delicatum – Moderate - Day - Spicy
discolor – Moderate - Honey
draconis – Strong -Tangerine
Emma White – Very subtle, delicate floral scent, fresh and light
engae – Strong - Sweet
falcorostrum – Moderate - Orange Blossom – The fragrance was the sweetest I've ever had the pleasure of smelling, a combination of jasmine and orange blossoms
finisterrae – Faint
fleckeri – Strong - Spice/Musk
forbesii – Moderate - Honey
formosum – Strong friedericksonianum – Strong
fuscatum – Strong
fusiforme – Moderate - Sweet
harveyanum – Moderate - Honey
johannis – Strong
kingianum – Moderate - Spicy – On the floral side, very potent
leonis – Strong - Vanilla
loddigesii – Moderate - Honey
magnum – Strong – Afternoon - Honey/Wheat
monophyllum – Strong - Lily of the Valley
moorei – Moderate - Lemon
moschatum – Moderate - Musk
musciferum – Moderate - Sweet/Vanilla
nobile-day/faint/berries
papilio – Moderate - Hawthorn
parishii – Moderate - Raspberry/Rhubarb
primulinum – Strong - Cowslip
ruppianum – Strong
scabrilingue– Strong - Jasmine
Sea Mary 'Snow King' – Flower-y (maybe roses?)
senile – Moderate - Lemon
speciosum – Strong - Day - Spicy/Fruit
spectabile – Faint
striolatum – Moderate - Honey
superbum – Strong - Grapes
tetrogonum – Moderate - Vanilla
transparens – Strong
trigonopis – Faint
unicum – Faint - Day - Orange Soda
Williamsonii – Moderate - Sweet
Wonder Nishi – Nice Yellow Magic 'Festival' – Citrus-y

Dendrochilum
arachnites – Moderate - Day - Cinnamon
aurantiacum – Strong - Day
bicallosum – Moderate - Day - Musty/Sweet
cobbianum – Strong - Day - Spicy/Citrus
filiforme – Moderate - Day
formosanum – Moderate - Day
glumaceum – Strong - Day - Sweet/Citrus
gracile – Moderate - Day
latifolium – Moderate - Day
longifolium – Moderate - Day
magnum – Moderate - Day - Spice– Filled the room with a not unpleasant smell of cut hay

Dendrophylax funalis – Moderate - Unpleasant

Diaphananthe
fragrantissima – Is very fragrant, another example was described as faint
pellucida – Moderate - Sour/Spicy
rutila – Strong

Disa
cooperi – Cloves
crassicornis – Strong

Diuris
alba – Strong
palustris – Faint - Spice

Dracula
bella – Faint
chestertonii – Faint - Fungus – Mushroom-like scent
polyphemus – Interesting scent

Drakaea glyptodon – Moderate - Foetid

Dressleria eburnea – Strong

Dryadella edwallii – Strong - Anise

Drymonanthus nutile – Moderate - Vanilla

Doritaenopsis Earth Star – Very mild

Encyclia
albo-purpureum – Moderate, Vanilla
alboxanthine – Strong
alta – Moderate, Sweet
atropurpurea – Strong - Day - Sweet - Floral
brassavolae – Faint - Sweet – Smells like lemon pledge for the first hour or so a new bloom is open
capartianum – Moderate, Sweet
chimborazoensis – Faint - Medicinal
chondylobulbon – Strong - Marzipan/Spice
citrina – Moderate - Anise
confusa – Faint
cordigera – Strong - Day - Floral/Spice or rose-like fragrance also as the spicy scent of cinnamon
falcata – Moderate - Sweet/Vanilla
fausta – Moderate-Sweet/Astringent
flabelifera – Strong - Day
fowliei – Moderate - Tea
fragrans – Strong - Day - Vanilla/Wood or Honey and vanilla in the mornings at the very beginning, disinfectant wafer in bottom of urinal" to "wintergreen lifesaver" to now... warm Gingerbread
gallopavina – Moderate - Tea
lancifolia – Has got to be the strongest smelling and most pleasant under my conditions, fragrance similar to baby powder and vanilla
lancifolia – Has a spicy fragrance – Moderate - Spice
mariae – Faint
microbulbon – Faint
odoratissime – Strong - Spice
oncidioides – Strong
osmantha– Strong patens – Strong - Spice
phoenicea – Moderate - Milk Chocolate – That smells like chocolate - much better than Sharry Baby
plicata – Moderate - Chocolate
radiata – Strong - Spice – Very strong but appealing – Spicy floral fragrance. Slightly unpleasant at end also as a powerful licorice scent. Like the Aerangis, it can be too much if too close, but it fills an area and does it in winter when it's most appreciated. Plus, it's strongest during the day, so it's a good companion for the Aerangis
randii – Faint- Chocolate
stellata – Moderate - Honey
subulatifolia – Strong
tampenses – A strangely pleasant, musky sort of scent
triflorum – Moderate - Lemon also – Moderate - Day - Vanilla Cream also
tripunctata – Miniature, and highly fragrant – A nifty mini with an anise (black licorice) fragrance
vespa – Moderate - Vanilla
widgrenii – Strong

Epidendrum
agathosmum – Moderate - Sweet
alatum – Moderate - Spice
ancepts – Strong, Dried hay or grass also – Moderate - Anise
canopseum – Strong
chimborazoensis – Ranges from wintergreen lifesavers to just sweet smelling
ciliare – Moderate - Day - Sour
difforme – Moderate - Medicinal
diffusum – Strong
diotum – Moderate - Elder Leaves
falcatum – Jasmine in the morning to that of Easter lilies or narcissi in the afternoon – Moderate -
fragrans – Strong
fucatum – Faint
heterodorum – Faint - Sweet
huebneri – Moderate - Evening Lily
ilense – Moderate - Pumpkin
ionosmum – Moderate - Violets
mirabella – Moderate - Lemon
nocturnum – Moderate - Night, Menthol
odoratissimum– Strong - Sweet
parkinsonianum – Strong - Night
plicatum – Strong - Chocolate
polyanthum – Moderate - Tea/Cowslip
purum – Moderate - Sweet
stamfordianum – Moderate - Violets
variegatum – Moderate - Sweet
wallisii – Moderate - Honey/Musk

Eria
merrellii – Faint
myristicaeformis – Moderate - Sweet
pannea – Moderate - Vanilla
vittata – Moderate - Sweet/Pungent hyacinthoids-day/faint/gross cant describe very unpleasent

Erycina echinata – Moderate - Grass

Eurychone rothschildiana – Moderate - Sweet

Evota harveyana – Moderate - Sweet/Soap

Flickingeria fimbriata – Moderate - Watermelon

Eria
hyacinthoides – Smells like something nasty has died underneath the staging
multiflora – Stale damp basement

Gastrochilus calceolaris – Faint

Gastrodia sessamoides – Moderate - Cinnamon

Genoplesium firmbriatum – Moderate - Day (stronger when warm) - Lemon

Gomesa crispa – Moderate - Primrose

Gongora
armeniaca – Strong - Apricot
chocoensis – Chocolate/vanilla
galeata – A strong spiced orange scent
maculata – Moderate - Chocolate/Spice
quinquenervis – Eugenol (cloves) or – Linalool (lily-of-the-valley)
quinquenervis – Methyl cinnimate (cinnamon)
similis – Filled my house with a cinnamon &clove aroma
tricolor – Strong - Spice

Goodyera atrorubens – Moderate - Vanilla

Gymnadenia
conopsea – Moderate - Spice
odoratissima – Strong - Vanilla

Habenaria
erichmichaelii (aka Hab rhodocheila v pink) – Has a fragrance not unlike some types of hand lotion
fimbriata – Moderate - Lavender
odontopetalata – Have very powerful sweet night fragrances
repens – Have very powerful sweet night fragrances also Moderate - Night

Haraella r
etrocalla – Moderate - Day - Sharp Mint
odorata/retrocalla – Sweet lemony scent

Herminium monorchis – Moderate - Honey

Houlettia species Are all fragrant and smell very nice, a nice floral smell

Horichia species Are also fragrant and very cool

Huntleya species burtii – Smell nice

Ionopsis satyrioides – Moderate - Lemon/Citron

Iwanagara Appleblossom – Smells, not surprisingly, like apple blossoms also described as – Gorgeous floral smell

Jumellea
augustifolia – Gardenia
comorensis – Fragrant
confusa – Daytime fragrant, delightful fresh and spicy, better than J.comorensis
filicornoids – Moderate - Day - Violets
gracilipes – Moderate - Sweet major – Moderate - Night
rigida – Strong

Laelia
albida – Moderate - Primrose
anceps 'Irwins' – Smells like a stale sponge
gouldiana – Faint - Spice
primaveralis – Moderate - Musk
pumila – Moderate - Day - Sour/Unpleasant
purpurata – Licorice also described as spicy.
rubescens – Moderate - Day - (stronger when warm) - Wintergreen

Leptotes
bicolor – Fragrant
unicolor – Moderate - Sweet/Vanilla – Light nice fragrance

Liparis reflexa – Moderate - Sour/Unpleasant– Smells kind of like cat urine

Luisa megasepala – Moderate - Sour/Unpleasant

Lycaste
aromatica – Strong - Day - Cinnamon, or sugary like juicy fruit gum
aromatica – Spicy scented
barringtoniae – Moderate - Lemon
brevispatha – Moderate - Fresh Apples
ciliata – Moderate - Night - Fresh Apples
cinnabarina - Moderate - Night
cruenta – Strong - Cinnamon or a less spicy, more floral fragrance
deppei – Faint - Peppermint
lanipes – Strong
leucantha – Moderate - Rich/Savory
locusta – Moderate - Apples – Has the coloring and scent of a granny-smith apple
longiscapa – Moderate - Soap
powellii – Strong
skinneri – Faint
suaveolens – Moderate - Cinnamon
xytriophora – Faint

Lyperanthus
forrestii – Strong s
aveolens – Strong - Musk

Masdevallia
angulata – Faint - Day - Sour/Unpleasant (angulifera-day/faint/grapes and solvent.)
caesia – Moderate - Day - Fresh Urine
civilis – Moderate - Day - Sour/Unpleasant
estradae – Moderate - Citrus
falcago – Moderate - Lemon
foetens – Moderate - Sour/Unpleasant
gheisbreghtiana – Strong
glandulosa – Smells deliciously of sweet cloves also desbribed as moderate - Day - Sweet Tarts
guayanensis – Moderate - Sweet livingstoneana-day/soapy
mejiana – Moderate - Day - Spice
polysticta – Strong serna-all the time/variable fish or latex unpleasent
tovarensis – Moderate - Sweet
triangularis – Repugnant smell may leave the tongue/nose with numb sensation

Maxillaria
densa – Moderate - Day - Spice
desvauxiana – Moderate - Watermelon
friedrichsthallii – Moderate - Rancid Urine
haematoglossum – Faint
hedwigi – Faint - Egg Whites
inaudita – Faint
luteo-alba – Moderate - Sweet
maleolens – Moderate - Coconut/Moth Balls
ochroleuca – Apricots
picta – Strong - Sweet
ringens – Moderate - Sweet r
ufenscens – Moderate - Vanilla
sanderiana – Moderate - Sweet
seymouriana – Moderate - Lemon
striata – Has an appealing sweet smell
tenuifolia – Strong - Day - Coconut also as Suntan oil, coconut fragrance, coconuts and vanilla
valenzuelana – Moderate - Spice

Meiracyllium
gemma – Moderate - Cinnamon
trinasutum – Moderate - Day - Cinnamon
wendlandii – Another very nice mini with a cinnamon fragrance

Miltonia Hybrids
Miltdm. Pupukea Sunset 'Hawaii' – Fragrant
Miltdm. Bartley Schwartz 'Highland' – Fragrant bouquet of wildflowers
Miltdm. Hawaiian Sunset – Smells to me like moldy socks
Miltdm. Issaku Nagata 'RL. Hammer' – Mild, pleasant vanilla
Miltassia CM Fitch 'Isumi' – Peppery, slightly sweet scent. Fill a room at night. Slightly less in the day
Milt Hurricane Ridge 'Sylvia' – Smells spicy and citrus like
Milt Bert Field 'Eileen' – Pretty stinky...rotting fruit smell
Miltassia Darkstar 'Darth Vader' – Peppery
Miltassia Royal Robe 'Jerry's Pick' HCC/AOS – Cherry jello
Miltassia Webmaster 'Shelob' – Nice floral
Miltonia bluntii – Moderate
Miltonia flavexcens – Moderate - Day - Grassy
Miltonia warscewiczii – Fragrant
Miltoniopsis phalaenopsis – Moderate - Day - Floral
Miltoniopsis vexillaria – Faint - Day
Miltoniopsis warscewiczii – Moderate - Day - Floral

Mormodes
aromatica – Moderate - Vinegar
buccinator – Moderate - Spice
calceolatum – Faint - Spice
maculata – Strong
ocanae – Strong
sinuata – Moderate - Sharp - Spice
tuxtlensis – Moderate - Jasmine
unica – Moderate - Savory

Mystacidium
braybonae – Faint
capense – Strong, musky smell after dark
gracile – Moderate - Night
tanganyikense – Faint
venosum – Strong, musky smell after dark

Neofinetia
falcata – Strong - Night - Vanilla Ice Cream also as strong vanilla candy sort of scent...like vanilla, jasmine, and pina colada – Yum
richardianum – Strong - Night-- Vanilla Ice Cream

Neostylis Lou Sneary – Wonderful compelling fragrance

Nervilia
chinensis – Moderate - Musk/Cocoa
pectinata – Moderate - Camphor

Nigritella nigra – Moderate - Vanilla

Notylia
barkeri – Faint
pentachne – Faint

Octomeria oxychila – Faint

Odbrs. Kenneth Biven Santa Barbara – Pleasantly fragrant during the afternoon hours

Odontioda Debutante 'P & P' – Sweet and yummy

Odontoglossum
constrictum – Moderate - Hawthorn
crispum – Moderate - Primrose
crocidipterum – Moderate - Hawthorn
edwardi – Moderate - Violets
harryanum- day/very strong/floral with peach almost unpleasant up close
Isler's Abenglut – Fragrant
maculatum – Faint pendulum – Moderate - Lemon
platychulium – Moderate - Day - Floral
praestans – Moderate - Citrus
pulchellum – Moderate - Sweet/Hyacinth

Oeoniella polystachys – Strong - Night - Sweet/Spice

Oerstedella pseudowallisii – Strong - Sweet/Spice

Oncidium
auriferum – Faint
calochilum – Moderate - Lemon/Roses
cheirophorum – Strong - Day - Floral/Lemon
cheirophorum – It is quite stinky, kind of like lemon with hints of vomit and sweet undertones
crispum – Faint - Musty - Daffodils
divaricatum – Moderate - Musty
enderianum – Moderate - Lilacs
Gold Dust – Reeks of cat urine
incurvum – Strong
lanceanum – Moderate - Vanilla – Strong like spring bulbs
maculatum – Moderate - Mushrooms
marshallianum – Faint
ornithorhynchum – Strong - Day - Chocolate – Florally chocolate or like white chocolate and vanilla much like Sharry Baby
osmatochilum – Strong - Lilacs
ramosissimum – Faint 'Sharry Baby' – Vanilla or chocolate
Sherry Baby - chocolate
tigrinum – Faint - Citrus/Violets Twinkle – (most colors/varieties) Not as nice as the ornithorhynchum
Twinkle – Wonderful

Ophrys
chesteri – Faint
fuciflora – Faint - Cyclamen
muscifera – Moderate - Musk

Orchis
morio – Moderate - Sweet
pallens – Moderate - Cloves

Ornithocephalus
inflexus – Faint
myrticola – Moderate - Lemon

Ornithophora
radicans – Moderate - Day - Honey
radicans – Similar to the Enc.
tampenses but not as strong

Osmoglossum pulchellum – Strong - Hyacinth

Paphiopedilum
armeniacum – Faint - Daffodil
delenatii – Is generally said to smell of (synthetic) raspberry as well. Clones of both species vary in strength and specific scent - I have a delenatii that smells to the best of my description like red Kool-aid. also like citrus blooms Faint - Pepper
emersonii – Mixture of chocolate and a compost pile also as Moderate - Chocolate
fairrieanum – Faint - Day - Stale Urine
Joyce Hasagawa – A powerful old-fashioned rose scent emerges
kolopakingii – Intense scent of honeysuckle also desc. as Moderate - Honeysuckle
Lynleigh Koopowitz – Pleasant fragrance of raspberries
malipoense – Very powerful raspberry fragrance Fruity Moderate Day

Phalaenopsis
amabilis – Faint - Day
amboinensis – Moderate - Day - Musk
bellina – Strong - Day - Floral
Bright Peacock 'Sweet Fragrance' – Smells like a combination of citrus with orange being the most prevalent
corningianna – Strong and pleasant also –
Faint Gene Wentz – Faint flower-y
gigantea – Moderate - Day/Sporadic - Orange Peel
Happy Girl – In good light has a nice light floral scent, pleasing
javanica – Moderate - Violets
lomita "dawn" -day/medium/ jasmine
lueddemanniana – Moderate - Day
mannii – Faint - Day very faint/ jasmine
mariae – Faint - Day
modesta – Strong - Day
Orchid World 'Joe' – Rosy citrus
pulchra – Moderate - Day
schilleriana – Fragrant
speciosa – Strong - Day
stuartiana – Faint - Day - Coffee
venosa – Kinda smokey
vestalis – Moderate - Day
violacea – Moderate - Day - Floral Perfume
violacea – And many of it's crosses has a light but lovely fragrance, 2 open buds can fill a room.
wilsonii – Moderate - Day
zebrina – fragrant

Pholidota
articuata – Moderate - Musk/Chocolate
chinensis – Moderate - Not all plants fragrant
clemensii – Faint
imbricata – Moderate - Musk, Not all plants fragrant
mediocris – Moderate - Sweet
pallida – Faint
pectinata – Faint
ventricosa – Moderate - Sweet

Pabstia jugosa – Moderate - Watermelon

Paraphalaenopsis
denevei – Faint
labukensis – Moderate - Cinnamon
laycockii – Moderate - Lemon Grass

Pescatorea
cerina – Strong - Day
dayana – Moderate - Day
klabochorum – Strong - Day
lehmannii – Moderate - Day
wallisii – Moderate - Day - Lemon

Phaius
amboinensis – Faint - Day
callosus – Moderate - Day
celebicus – Moderate - Day
daenikerii – Moderate - Day - Sour/Unpleasant
flavus – Moderate - Day
tankervilleae – Moderate - Day

Phragmipedium schlimii – Moderate - Berry

Pleione
formosana – Faint
humilis – Faint
lagenaria – Faint
maculata – Moderate - Apple
pogonioides – Moderate - Spice/Primrose
pricei – Moderate
speciosa – Faint

Pleurothallis
elegans – Strong
gelida – Moderate - Sweet
racemiflora – Moderate - Pungent
xanthophthalma – Faint

Polystachya
bicarinata – Faint
hollandii – Moderate - Roses
melliodora – Moderate - Honey
ottoniana – Faint
phalei – Moderate - Orange Blossom

Potinara
Burana Beauty 'Burana' AM/AOS – Fragrant
Dal's Endeavor (Potfree spirit x c. walkeriana) – Fragrant

Pterygodium
alatum – Strong, pungent smell
caffrum – " "
catholicum – " "

Prasophyllum
australe – Strong - Sweet
cucullatum – Moderate - Sweet
elatum – Moderate - Sweet scent when warm
fuscum – Moderate - Sweet

Rangaeris
amaniensis – Strong - Vanilla
musicola – Moderate - Sweet

Restrepia antennifera – Smells like banana peels, smells like mushrooms

Rhipidoglossum xanthopollinium – Moderate - Fermented Fruit

Rhizanthella gardneri – Moderate - Sweet

Rhyncholaelia
digbyana – An incredible combination lemon/soapy fragrance
digbyana – Strong lemon-like perfume
digbyana – Strong - Day - Lemon
digbyana – (citronellol, rose-like)
digbyana – Citrusy
digbyana – Linalool (lily-of-the-valley)
glauca – Emits a rosy-floral scent
glauca – Strong - Day - Lemon

Rhynchostylis
coelestis – Moderate - Sweet
cordatum-day/faint/ interesting
digbyana – Strong - Day - Lemon
flauca – Strong
gigantea – Strong - Spicy
retusa – Strong - Citrus

Rodriguezia
candida – Moderate - Citron
decora – Faint

Rumrillara Sugar Baby 'Kultana'– Caramel candy

Sarcochilus
hartwegii – Moderate - Honey
virescens – Moderate - Vanilla

Satyrium
foliosum – Smells like quinces
neglectum – Sweet smell

Schlimia
jasminodora – Moderate - Jasmine
trifida – Strong

Sedirea japonica – Strong - Day - Floral Perfume (very lemony to my nose, pleasant Michigoose)

Seidenfadenia mitrata – Strong - Candy

Sobennikoffia
humbertiana – Moderate - Spice
robusta – Moderate - Spice

Sobralia fragrans – Moderate - Sweet

Spathoglottis unguiculatum – Moderate - Grape

Spiranthes
exigua – Faint
gracilis – Faint
spiralis – Faint - Musty

Stanhopea
bucephalus – Strong - Resiny
calceolus – Moderate - Eucalyptus
calceolus – Strong
candida – Moderate - Sweet
cirrhata – 1,8-cineole (Vicks)
connata – Moderate - Spice
costaricences – Nutmeg
eburnea – Moderate - Jasmine
florida – Mothballs
gibbosa – Moderate - Day
grandiflora – Benzyl acetate (jasmine)
graveolens – Moderate - Day - Faeces
hernandezii – Strong - Fruit
insignis – Strong - Day - Cinnamon
jenishiana – Moderate - Day - Cinnamon
nigroviolacea – Strong - Day
oculata – Moderate - Vanilla
occulata – Chocolate
occulata – Vanilla
panamense – Moderate - Day - Sweet/Mint
panamensis – Chocolate mint
reichenbachiana – Moderate - Jasmine
reichenbachiana – Benzylacetate (jasmine)
saccata – Moderate - Day - Methyl cinnimate (cinnamon)
tigrina – Very strong - Day - Vanilla
tigrina var nigroviolacea – Chocolate vanilla
tricornis – Moderate - Day - Jasmine
tricornis – Benzyl acetate (jasmine)
wardii – Strong - Day - Chocolate/Medicinal

Thrixspermum
formosanum – Moderate - Morning - Vanilla
sarmatarii – Moderate - Morning - Vanilla

Thunia marshalliana – Moderate - Oranges

Trichopilia
fragrans – Strong - Almonds
suavis – Moderate - Hawthorn
tortilis – Moderate - Licorice

Tuberolabium
kotoense – Strong - Day - Honey, miniature and highly fragrant
odoratissimum – Strong - Day

Trichoglottis g
eminata – Pleasant powerful fragrance
philippinensis – Pleasant powerful fragrance

Vanda
amesiana – Very strong pleasant scent, between hyacinth and gardenia
Bensonii x V. Limbada – You can smell it several feet away
coeruea – Moderate - Not all fragrant
crista – Faint
denisoniana – Moderate - Early Evening
insignis – Strong
lamellata – Pleasant powerful fragrance
merrillii – Strong - Spicy
merrillii x V. Pak Chong – Day - fragrant changes over time, soapy, Dr.Pepper or maybe cinnamon, very subtle
pumila – Strong
tessellata – Strong
tricolor – Strong - Day - Grape/Spice

Vanilla
aphylla – Faint
calopogon – Faint
polylepis – Faint - Vanilla
pompona – Moderate - Heliotrope Fruit

Vascostylis Lou Sneary – Cotton candy

Wilsonara
Marie Elle ‘Heavenly’ – Beautifully fragrant
Susy ‘Scarlett Passion’ AM/AOS – Beautifully fragrant

Xylobium
centroglossum – Strong
elongatum – Faint - Cucumber
hyacinthianum – Moderate - Hyacinth
palmifolium – Faint
squalens – Has a nice floral odor to it

Zygopetalum
crinitum – Strong - Carnation
intermedium – Rosy/lilac fragrance
mackayi – Strong scent of jonquils
mackayi – Strong - Day - Grape Soda
mackayi – A fresh floral smell, excellent fragrance
maxillare – Moderate - Day - Floral
Redvale ‘fire kiss’ – A semi-cloying hyacinth like scent
triste – That smells of fresh pepper