Finding native orchids while out hiking on a spring day is the ultimate bliss! Finding those same orchids at a nursery or on the internet makes you wonder. Have they been wild collected? Have they been artificially propagated? Can I grow them in my landscape? The answer is sometimes yes and sometimes no! Take a walk with Carol in the woods and in the garden to find out.

By Carol Allen
Botanist and Owner of Poplar Hill Horticultural Services

Enjoy learning about Natural History topics from the comfort of your own home!
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