Simon Pugh-Jones

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Teacher in charge of the Writhlington Orchid Project

Dendrobium jonesii – 365 days of orchids – day 1190

I am rather surprised to discover that we have never featured Dendrobium jonesii on 365 days. This is an impressive species similar to Dendrobium speciosum although jonesii is smaller growing. The species is native to warm forests in Queensland, Australia and so we grow plants warmer than most of our Australian dendrobiums, in our warm […]


Propagation in isolation?

It was a strange last day for our year 11s on Friday, no dressing up and prom celebrations. Hopefully we will have a special day for them later in the year. One extra activity for them was unloading a massive compost delivery for the greenhouse – thanks guys 🙂 We are all set for months […]