365 days of orchids – day 442 – Dendrobium thyrsiflorum

Unfortunately there isn’t room to take everything to Paris and lovely though the dense flowers of Dendrobium thysiflorum are, the plant this year is having a bit of a break this year and six flower spikes aren’t enough to book a place in the van. This majestic species is native to Eastern Himalayas and South […]


365 days of orchids – day 440 – Epidendrum parkinsonianum

   Our specimen plant of Epidendrum parkinsonianum is looking truly wonderful this week (just in time for Paris) It is a species we are particularly fond of since finding it in the volcanic mountains of Costa Rica where it grows at around 1200m altitude hanging on the trunks and main branches of trees near rivers. This […]