Experiments in double glazing a greenhouse for warm orchids.

This summer I have converted our non-orchid greenhouse (used for propagating garden and overwintering garden plants) into an orchid house for warm growing species. Top of my agenda has been energy efficiency and so I have been looking at different double glazing options. Perspex seemed an obvious choice but quotes suggest over £1000 for this […]


Stelis nexipous- 365 days of orchids – day 1678

   Stelis nexipous is one of our more floriferous stelis species and is just coming into flower again with its packed upright spikes with relatively large deep red flowers. The name ‘nexipous’ means duck’s foot and describes the shape of the flowers which is unlike any other stelis in our collection. The dense spikes are […]