White Phalaenopsis Orchids - The use of white phalaenopsis orchids by florists in Southern California as a cut flower became very popular after they were introduced by Steve Peralta to flower markets in Southern California. White phalaenopsis orchids are not grown for the cut flower market like many other orchid flowers..
In the early 1970s, owners James & Lauris Rose began their orchid careers in the commercial realm, both working for Santa Barbara Orchid Estate. Description from californiaorchidtrail.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images