During our trip to Rwanda next week (we fly out on Saturday 9th February) you can find out what we are doing by following our blog on this web page. The blog is designed to keep friends, family and public up to date with students work in Rwanda as well as providing a record of […]
Our trip to Rwanda is coming up quickly. The three students who are due to go are really exited and the plants are too as they have just reserved there import certificate.
The next Writhlington expedition to Sikkim is in March 2013 which is just nine months away and so the students who are going are busy preparing for the trip. One important task is getting to know the orchids of Sikkim to make identification easier when out in the Himalayas. This is Devin with one of […]
Greetings from the UK! First an apology; No, I didn’t post as many photos as possibly I would have liked to. The internet connections while out there were slow and temperamental at the best of times, and it was nice to be able to catch up a little bit. We’ll be chucking loads and loads […]
Having just returned from a two week trip to the Sikkim Himalaya I can’t help but notice the wonderful Himalayan orchids flowering in the Writhlington Orchid Project greenhouses. I feel that one of the best things about growing exotic plants in a greenhouse is the way it transports you to the world’s most exciting habitats.