WHERE CAN I FIND THE MOST BEAUTIFUL ORCHIDS ?

Located inside the Botanical Gardens, the National Orchid Garden in Singapore is home to thousands species of orchids ! Unfortunately, it was raining during our visit, so it was tricky to take pictures with my non-waterproof camera, while holding an umbrella…

This place was amazing, I think I can say it is one of the best gardens I’ve ever visited. It was well maintained and colourful. The entrance fee was relatively cheap, I think it was around 5$.

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How orchids became Britain’s favourite flower

By Prof Kathy Willis and Carolyn Fry

Anyone with a few pounds to spare can buy a tropical orchid these days. Growers have perfected the process of germinating the thousands of tiny seeds produced by each seed pod from Phalaenopsis, Cymbidium and Dendrobium orchids, enabling them to grow the plants in their millions. We are now able to pop into our local garden centre or supermarket and pick up a piece of tropical paradise whenever we want. Many people do just that; Phalaenopsis has, more than once, received from the Flowers and Plants Association the accolade of Britain’s most popular houseplant.

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