I'll be honest, when I decided to venture into new orchid territory, I found myself getting very mixed up. After enough reading, all the info can start to run together. So I made these cheat sheets first and foremost for myself. But I'm putting them up here in the hopes that I can help other semi-beginners out there also. 

Below you'll find a quick care sheet with the families of orchids you're most likely to encounter on your journey.