January 19-March 24, 2013, LONGWOOD GARDENS, Pennsylvania
With an amazing number of varieties, orchids are known for their particular elegance, delicate beauty and exotic character. Evolving through an intricate history, the meaning of orchids includes love, beauty, luxury and refinement. Orchids represent one of the largest flowering plant families with an estimated twenty five thousand different types.
“Each flower is a soul opening out to nature.”
GERARD DE NERVAL
“Deep in their root, all flowers keep the light.”