Orchids. We eat them, use them in cosmetics and medicines, and worship how they look. I’ve written about orchids in  Belize, Bhutan, Britain, China, Colombia, Kosovo, Reunion, South Africa, Turkey, Zambia and other countries for the Sunday Times, Guardian newspaper, RHS The Orchid Review and BBC publications. Some examples are below.

I am working on research on orchids at  Naturalis Biodiversity Center Listen to me talk about some of my research on Foodie Pharmacology: Salep