Articles and other Publications

In this section you will find a selection of articles, publications and scientific papers about the history of orchids in Wales as well as current orchid projects being undertaken here.

The Welsh Botanical Artist Sydenham T. Edwards, 1768-1819
(Kevin L. Davies)

James Motley, the life story of a  collector and naturalist
(A. Raymond Walker)

John Dillwyn Llewelyn and His Orchid House at Penllergare
(edited transcript by Richard Morris. Edited by Kevin L. Davies)

John Dillwyn Llewelyn’s ‘Orchideous House’ at Penllergare; An accidental encounter
(Kevin L. Davies)

Model of the Penllergare Glasshouse

Visit to the Eric Young Orchid Foundation – Jersey – September 2007
(Christopher Squire)

Miss Ann Shelley-Lloyd F.S.B.A., H.S., S.I.M. Botanical and Miniature Artist
(Kevin L. Davies and Leon Habgood)

A Trip to see the Orchid Wonders of Sikkim
(Lynne Harrendence)

Orchid Study Group Trip to 23rd Orchid Congress, Dawlish Warren

Despite it all
(Kevin L. Davies)

A Day Out at the Writhlington Orchid Show.
(Kevin. L. Davies & Liz Hopkins)

In this section you will find a selection of interesting articles about plants 

The genus Dracula
(Trey Sanders)


gastrorchis humblottii

Gastrorchis humblottii