Simon Pugh-Jones

Website Role: administrator

Teacher in charge of the Writhlington Orchid Project

Masdevallia veitchiana – 365 days of orchids – day 1296

This weekend’s sunlight really enhances the vibrant colours of our Masdevallia veitchianas that are flowering again. The flowers look orange and red but this coplour is actually made from the flowers combination of a yellow ground and tiny raised pink warts – a clever trick. This species is endemic to Peru where it grows between […]


Orchid Project Authors

Our copies of the new book ‘World Orchid Collections 2020’ has arrived and the Orchid Project authors, Chloe, Tallis and Jess have been enjoying reading their chapter in print. We hope to have some books available soon for those who want to read more about our project and the other 30 orchid collections from around […]