Orchid extravaganza

Around 5,000 orchids will be displayed at the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew from 9th February as part of the annual orchid festival.

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Getting ready for orchid festival

It may be rather cold outside at the moment but the temperature will be a balmy 22 degrees Centigrade in a conservatory at Kew's Royal Botanic Gardens this weekend for the annual orchid festival. We spoke to Phil Griffiths, head of display collections at the gardens, as they were getting ready.

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