Many thanks to all those who helped make Saturday’s Orchid Festival such a success. Our visiting orchid societies put on some outstanding displays full of interesting plants and a bonus display by Kelvin Bush of his miniature plants growing in glass spheres. Chantelle offered a fantastic array of orchid species and hybrids for sale and […]
Thanks to the team at the Bristol University Botanic Gardens for organising this year’s event and making Writhlington students so welcome. Well done to to Issy, Jess, Tallis, Chloe and adult helpers Sarah, Gareth, Annie and Gareth’s mum for making our display such a hit with visitors. I have had lots of people asking me […]
Just 19 days until the next Writhlington Orchid Festival. We have visiting societies (Devon, South West, Bristol, Cornwall and Somerset/Dorset & Wilts) and trade (Chantelle Orchids) all set to go as well as tours of the greenhouses, a Phalaenopsis potting service, talks and refreshments. Book the date and tell your friends – see you there.
Another amazing day at Hampton Court thanks to the wonderful students of the Orchid Project. If you gave missed us at the show a date for your diary is September 10th when we hold our next open day and orchid festival at the school.
Well done to our Thursday team of year 7a, 9s and 10s. Countless visitors have found me to complement the students on their knowledge, explanations and enthusiasm.