365 days of orchids – day 89 – Epidendrum parkinsonianum

Here is our plant of Epidendrum parkinsonianum ‘Jess’ that received a cultural commendation at the London Show. As you can see it has magnificent long dark green semi-terete leaves and large white and green moth pollinated flowers. We found this species in the volcanic mountains of Costa Rica where it grows at around 1200m altitude […]


365 days of orchids – day 88 – Cymbidium devonianum

Regular readers of 365 days will have noticed that Cymbidium species are one of our passions at the Orchid Project. Todays orchid is one of the most admired at the London Show. Cymbidium devonianum is a beautiful smaller growing species with wide leathery leaves and pendulous spikes of densely packed spikes of green and pink flowers. […]