About Us

New Generation

  South Coast Orchids is known for the highest quality Orchids grown in sunny San Diego. It has produced beautiful, Phaleanopsis and novelty orchids for over 30 years and the Shen family is proud to keep up that tradition. Endeavour Shen along with his talented wife, Deborah and their two children are passionate about growing the most beautiful orchids in the area to provide that touch of elegance to top hotels, weddings and celebrations.    


“We are committed to providing exquisite orchids that the Keany family were known for.” Endevour says. “In fact, it is still a family affair and many of the same people still work in our nurseries that have been here at the beginning.”      

Celebrating 30 Years in Business

 South Coast Orchids was established in 1982 by Dennis Keany. What started as a hobby soon grew into a thriving wholesale business specializing in flowering phalaenopsis and novelty orchid plants and cut flowers. 

 

In the past 30 years, Dennis has won many awards, including best of class and best of show from various orchid societies. He is an accomplished grower and well respected in the orchid industry. With a master’s degree in art, Dennis’ insights bring an aesthetic enhancement to his orchid presentations. 


 South Coast Orchids is located in North County San Diego, consisting of a 4.5 acre facility with 12 greenhouses devoted to flowering orchids. Vista’s excellent weather, along with the climate controlled greenhouses, ensure the healthiest and sturdiest of flowering plants. 


 Through-out the floral industry, South Coast Orchids is known for consistently growing quality orchid plants and offering them at a competitive price.  We also offer boxing and shipping programs for our out-of-state customers.  We maintain current industry standards and are members of San Diego Plant and Flower Association.