This has got to been one of the most impressive orchids we saw, while trekking through the forest. We saw this polystachya many times, on different trees, so it was clearly happy where it was! The polystachya flowers are usually upside down (non-resupinate). We think this would make a superb species to include in the […]
We always tell people that in the rainforest there is a dry period and a wet period, this was demonstrated perfectly where we got completely drenched after trekking in the forest completely dry. I don’t think any of us will complain about the rain in England, however did we get upset by the rain? Oh […]
We found the impressive forests and swamps of Nyungwe full of diverse and amazing orchid species such as this one, Eulophia horsfellii -wow
A massive well done to my Rwanda team for a very successful and inspiring workshop this afternoon at the Kitabi College of Conservation and Environmental Management. After a tour, dinner and further discussions with acting principle Richard Nasasira we spent the afternoon with the college’s diploma students. The team presented our project with Zoe Parfitt […]
On this trip we have made an effort to keep the blogs coming whenever we get Internet. This picture shows Zoe P doing everything for you.