Maxillaria porphyrostele – 365 days of orchids – day 1495

Yesterday’s talk was a great chance to share some of our special orchids but we missed this one. Maxillaria porphyrostele was one of the first orchids to arrive at the Writhlington School Orchid Project in the early 1990’s and it is still going strong although it has been divided many times. Both small plants and […]


Talk for the Friends of the Bristol University Botanic Garden

We had a lovely evening presenting a talk to the Friends of the Britol University Botanic Gardens via Zoom yesterday. A small team of students from year 7 to 13 came into school early for a Covid test before presenting their favourite orchids from the greenhouse and talking about their work in Sarawak. We have […]