Maxillaria sophronitis- 365 days of orchids – day 1087

With our Christmas Orchid Festival just days away (14th Dec 10am-4pm) it is time to spot our christmassy orchids. We are all familiar with Robins, and Holly berries but for non-temperate climates what about Hummingbirds and Maxillaria sophronitis? Maxillaria sophronitis is as bright as any Holly berry and this is to attract its humming bird […]



Hi, Chloe here, I have just come home from Cornwall and wanted to share what I’ve been up to. For the last 3 months I have been volunteering at the Eden Project and The Lost Gardens of Heligan. At the Eden Project, I was working on a management plan for their orchids and planting a […]