365 days of orchids – Day 59 – Aerangis luteo-alba var. rhodosticta

Our first Aerangis species is one of our favourite orchids. This small growing species is native to tropical Africa from Cameroon across to Kenya and Tanzania. It is pollinated by moths and so is fragrant at night as well creamy white to show up in the forest at night. The red column helps the moth to […]


Ofsted recognises the value of the Writhlington School Orchid Project

Writhlington’s latest Ofsted report is published today and includes recognition of the value of the orchid project to student at the school: A remarkable feature of the school is The Orchid Project, an activity that enables pupils and students to get involved with a nationally renowned programme. Pupils from all year groups and all backgrounds learn […]