Monthly Archives: September 2015

When Someone Looks at an Orchid…

Spring is upon us and it’s a great time for the flower-lover to get out and about.

The numbers

If we consider orchids alone, there are 26,000 species! And, according to a 2014 article on the Australian Geographic website entitled Orchids: The coy seduction: “In Australia, about 1,400 of them thrive in wet habitats around the margins of the landmass, with the biggest diversity in the south-west and south-east.” Continue reading