Orchid Show at the NY Botanical Garden


The New York Botanical Garden is in the Bronx area, and is SUPER far from where I live. It took me a good 1.5 hours on the train and then 15 minutes of walking to get here. But the weather was gorgeous today, so I didn't mind the walking. The air was crisp and cool. The orchid show took place in the gigantic green house complex where a large number of tropical plants are kept. There are some interesting breeds of orchids, but overall I was somewhat disappointed by the variety on display. I thought there would have been more exotic species. Nevertheless there were many beautiful flowers to behold:



Comments

Popular posts from this blog

Iceberg Lettuce with Oyster Sauce 蠔油生菜

One of my favorite Cantonese desserts - mango, pomelo, and tapioca "soup" (楊枝甘露)

Whole wheat sandwich bread (Pullman loaf)