We found some great orchids in Nyungwe today but orchid of the day goes to this fantastic terrestrial. We first spotted something bright and orchid shaped on the road verges from our coach. Jacob declared it to be Disa eminii at 40mph without the aid of a book “it’s one I remember reading about” was […]
Today’s group photo was taken in Nyungwe forest in an area dominated by giant tree ferns. Tomorrow morning we will be in a very different habitat exploring Kamiranzovu swamp? This is Africa’s largest peat bog and home to some unique plants. I am sure that the team will feel just as much at home as […]
A big well done tonight to my amazing team of staff and students. Everyone has managed to stay awake when needed, enjoyed the wonderful Rwandan food, made friends with our great partners but most of all really worked as a team, looking out for each other and mucking in together. The next two weeks are […]
After a good night sleep we were all pleased with the fruity breakfast in the morning. The bananas especially were really nice and different to the ones we are use to.
Today we had a visit from the Britain in Bloom team and a judge from the RHS. Once again, the visitors were so impressed they didn’t leave and definitely extended there 10 minute period to at least half an hour! They were all very impressed with students Emily, Chloe, Rosie, Kayleigh, Lexie and Kristen. The […]