Stories with 'orchids' tag

Orchids for Mom at Vizcaya

Bring mom to Vizcaya for a once-a-year experience, a hands-on orchid workshop with Vizcaya’s very own Orchid Curator, Timothy Heslop. This year, we’ll be exploring the Japanese gardening technique of Kokedama with orchids to create a unique arrangement to take home. This is an exclusive Vizcaya member program. Appropriate for children 7 and older. Tickets are […]

/ April 25, 2018


Five weird Miami plants from our Homestead tour

This weekend, we took a field trip with about 25 friends and members of The New Tropic to RF Orchids, Fruit and Spice Park, and Andres Fish Farm in the Redland. We had a blast, and we learned about plants that grow in our tropical climate — whether they should grow here or not. Meet the weirdest plants we saw, and find out how to see them yourself.

/ February 2, 2015