Gardening Blog

March 1, 2014

Orchids classy, tropical and no longer all that expensive

It ain't what it use to be. Yesterday's snake plants and parlor palms have given way to the exotic, the expensive, the classy tropical orchid. Only they're not expensive anymore. The breeders, the growers, the orchid nurseries and the florists have made it possible to have an orchid in the living room, and another in the bathroom, where they should thrive in the humidity.

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