WSBEorchids

Successful Sales Table

We brought along some orchids for selling at Cambridge too. We didn’t expect to sell many, but to get them ready for the two upcoming shows: Bournemouth Society Show and Cheltenham and Gloucester Society Show. We did however, end up selling a lot more than we expected! Many were sold to the garden staff who […]

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Paph Wall

Warm Asia of the greenhouse has looked a bit like a building site during the past week. Lots of stone has been chesiled and carefully placed to form a wall, which will in time have many Paphiopedilums growing from it. We got the idea to build a Paph wall after seeing two successful walls during […]

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Epidendrum radicans

Starting the new year has been very productive in the greenhouses, getting many plants together to sell in the following year. The past two weeks has involved the splitting up, repotting and cleaning of Epidendrum radicans which was deflasked in November. Many of the growing seedlings had started to creep into one another’s pots and […]

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A Greenhouse of Pink!

The greenhouse section Cool America is dominated by a sea of pink flowers which are Laelia anceps and Laelia gouldiana. These Laelias have started to bloom just in time for our annual Orchid Christmas Event which is being held tonight 6 till 9 where there will be greenhouse tours, plants for sell (they make great […]

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OCI At Kew Gardens

Yesterday we travelled up to Kew Gardens to attend out annual Orchid Conservation International (OCI) event. We travelled up to Kew fairly early so we had a few hours before the event to have a look around Kew before setting up our small orchid display. We were split into two groups, one group went to […]

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