Simon Pugh-Jones

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Teacher in charge of the Writhlington Orchid Project

Best Amateur Exhibit

Great news from the European Orchid Congress – Writhlington has won Best Amateur Exhibit (presented in this photo by the President of the RHS) Well done to all the team here in London and back at school. We were also awarded an RHS Gold Medal with 16 points out if 16 for a flawless display, […]


Mycorrhizae Tastic

Here are Rosie, Emily and Chloe with their stand. The laminar flow cabinet allows them to demonstrate their laboratory work isolating mycorrhizae from common spotted orchid, using it to germinate orchid seed and testing it for cryogenic storage in liquid nitrogen.