I am working on research on orchids at Naturalis Biodiversity Center

If you prefer to listen I talk about orchids in this Guardian podcast

Some of the features I’ve written about orchids for assorted publications including the Guardian, BBC Earth, BBC Countryfile and Orchid Review:

Growing orchids in the lawn

Edible orchid roots

Vanilla the orchid with the world in its thrall

Chikanda a popular dish made out of orchids in Zambia

Orchidelirium: orchids at the New York Botanical Gardens

Orchids of Bhutan

Seduced by orchids: Kew’s orchid extravaganza






Flora exotica the allure of orchids: on the trail of orchids in the UK

Salep edible orchids threatened by trade?

Gardens: All about orchids

Dorset’s orchids