Bristol University Pollination Day

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 to congratulate Jess, Chloe and Tallis for their very professional lectures on the Orchid Project and Rwanda Expedition.


Curator Nick Wray with Chloe and Tallis in front of their display on Sunday.


Writhlington Orchid Festival 10th September 2016

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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.