American Orchid Society’s Highest Award: Certificate of Cultural Excellence (CCE)

Posted by on Feb 21, 2015 in News, Nurturing Nurture | No Comments

On February 21, 2015 Block Botanical Garden’s specimen plant of Ludisia discolor received the American Orchid Society’s Certificate of Cultural Excellence and was awarded the clonal name of “Michelle’s Jewel” in honor of Dr. Block’s wife, Michelle. Plants receiving this award represent the highest level of orchid culture.

Ludisia discolor – Michelle’s Jewel