A lot of people bemoan their incompetence at growing orchids. If you are one of them, if you want to successfully grow orchids and make them bloom, eliminate finicky species and instead grow an orchid that falls into the category of easy going. For example, varieties that will tolerate low indoor lighting are oncidiums, phalaenopsis, and paphiopedilums. In their natural habitat, many orchids are extreme plants, attaching themselves to trees in order to survive, put an orchid in a bright room, but away from direct sunlight. And remember that these tropical plants do not like drafts. Head over to gardenista.com to keep reading.