Five favourites - orchids

Five favourites – orchids

Plant guru Michael Perry shares his favourite orchids to grow

Michael Perry
Michael Perry

There is no doubt that orchids are the most colourful of all houseplants. The range available is scintillating, and you’ll find one to fit whatever colour scheme you favour. With their differing growing needs, there’s an orchid to suit every home. I have long been a fan, and follow the breeding and development of orchids closely. Most recently, fragrant orchids have been getting more attention, and rightly so. Although I’m also partial to a jewel orchid or two, they certainly jazz up a terrarium!

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