365 days of orchids – day 659 – Cattleya pumila

This is a small growing but large flowered species from Brazil and it always causes some excitement when it comes into flower each autumn. We have several clones and these two are a lovely contrast. Both have been grown from seed. The species is native to humid coastal forests in the Mata Atlantica, Eastern Brazil. The species […]


An international flavour to the British Orchid Show and Congress

The British Orchid Congress and Show will be a thoroughly international event. We have nurseries from Germany and Belgium, Speakers from as far away a Switzerland and of course fabulous orchids from all over the world. We also have Louisa and Matthias our German exchange students who have become very involved in the Orchid Project […]