Simon Pugh-Jones

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Teacher in charge of the Writhlington Orchid Project

Orchids of Mount Pueh

We found some new orchids on Pueh and here are a few of them. Acriopsis ridleyi (above) was growing on a tall tree fern near the waterfall along with a small dendrobium that we haven’t yet identified, Flickeringia bancana and Agrostrophyllum majus. Not far away on the path we found a big colony of the […]


Presentation dinner with the First Lady’s representative.

After washing of the forest and dressing in our finest clothes, we headed to the Grand Marguerite Hotel for the projects presentation dinner with students from MRSM, Sarwak Orchid Society members and Dr Zalihah representing Sarawak’s First Lady.   The meal was really posh with lots of courses, and of course our experienced Sarawak diners […]