Kew Gardens’ charming Orchid Festival is waiting for its guests again. This time the festival will open inFebruary 2016 and last till March 2016. The opening of the Orchid Festival in Kew Gardens will be a festivefantastic show.
Those visitors who will come to this gorgeous flower exhibition, which will last almost amonth, will see new sorts of orchids called Diamond Sky. Kew Botanical Gardens is a home to one of theoldest collections of orchids in the world. These days in London will transform into the Amazonian forest. Orchid is the largest plant family in the world, but almost 10% of the species are considered rare.
LondonKew Gardens have 3,000 orchids of indescribable beauty. Some of these rare species can be found only inthe Amazonian forests. Over five thousand sorts of these gorgeous flowers are still “unknown” for Europeans. Every year flowers breeders open two-three hundred of new orchids. Kew Gardens discover 15-30 newspecies of orchids per year. A small part of the orchid collection is presented in the conservatory all yearround. The Kew employees provide the flowers with enough heat and water. Special devices in the hallsproduced a cloud of steam every two minutes. Visitors of the Orchid exhibition and Festival will really feelthey are in the Amazon jungle. Realistic sound effects, birds singing, live fish in the water and even theChinese blue dragons on the trees provide the amazing effect.
A visit to the Orchid festival in London is a chance to get away from the cold of February and dive into thetropical splendor. The event visitors will be able to explore the exotic world of orchids and tropical plants,take a back in time trip and learn about the rare botanical treasures, listen to stories of brave hunters forplants from Victorian and modern epochs. Visitors can also see some of the most extraordinary hybrids oforchids which.
The visitors of these gorgeous exhibition and Orchids festival will meet the world of exotic plants in thetropical rainforest climate, where the temperature does not fall lower than 21 ° C. The guests of thisfantastically beautiful place will be offered tours to be acquainted with the world of orchids. The beginnerswill get tips from experts. The one-day course on the care of plants, will give the enough knowledge andconfidence, and you can successfully grow orchids in your own home. An interesting course will tell youeverything about growing orchids from seeds. Experts will explain how to pollinate flowers and orchids toobtain new varieties on the windowsill.
The charming even will start on February, 6, 2016 and last till March, 6, 2016. The visitors who can come tothe exhibition at 9.00 should wait a bit. It is opened daily at 9.30. In winter, February, the exhibitionis closed at 16.15 . In march, the guests of the event will take a pleasure of watching rare flowers andplants till 17.30 . During the Orchid Festival and the exhibition time, the guests can visit 4 night events.They will be on February 11, 18, 25 and March, 3. All guests can try botanical cocktails in a bar, joininteractive workshops and talk with the same flowers lovers.