For the past three weeks I have been living and doing work experience at the Eden Project in Cornwall. It has been an amazing experience and I have learnt so much about many other plants out there that are not orchids! I worked in many different areas of Eden including the nursery for the first […]
On Saturday 6th September and Sunday 7th September we will be joining our partners (and friends) at the Bristol University Botanic Gardens for their festival day http://www.bristol.ac.uk/botanic-garden/events/2014/158.html It is always a great weekend. Writhlington pupils will be setting up a display of plants that demonstrate the diversity of orchid pollination biology, selling plants and giving […]
Back in May I was awarded a place in the RHS Young Gardener of the Year finals and was awarded a video camera to create a film to be judged in the second round. The films were sent off and we sat back waiting for the results. We recieved the news a month or so […]
Today we have done some great shopping at the market, I can’t give to many details as most of it is presents, but some of it is small and sweet, and we even found a spoon big enough for Jacob.
We are just about to have our last breakfast in Rwanda and everyone is busy packing. My team of eight amazing students have been absolutely brilliant; working really hard, running amazing workshops, showing great stamina in the forest, getting on really well with each other and leaving a real impression on the people we have […]