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Eric Young Orchid Foundation

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Address: Victoria Village, Trinity JE3 5HH
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Eric Young Orchid foundation as easy to find, although you could probably spend and hour here it is well worth a visit. If you are interested in Orchids they have every specimen... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 November 2016
Winchester, United Kingdom
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Winchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Eric Young Orchid foundation as easy to find, although you could probably spend and hour here it is well worth a visit. If you are interested in Orchids they have every specimen you could name and they are beautiful

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Nottingham, England
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Plenty of plants on display and plenty of information to hand. Not many plants in bloom in October. Video screens difficult to read because of light, make your own coffee in plastic cups.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

If you like orchids then there are plenty to see here. The displays will always vary as it depends on what is in flower at that time - it was certainly different from the last time we visited 9 years ago, and you can also see into three of the greenhouses from a walkway, with information shown on tablets. Plenty... More 

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Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

The variety of orchids is really staggering I have never seen as many in one place before, there are even bananas growing in the glass house. Well worth a visit. Entry price reasonable.

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Essex Boy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Hot houses with glorious Orchid displays at this research and breeding facility. Not huge but worth a visit even if you're not an Orchid buff

Thank BrucieBEssexBoy
Woodbridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Beautiful collection of orchids on display luckily the day we went there were very few people in the orchid house so I could get lots of photos. Theres also a small cafe area where you can get a cup of tea or coffee. The whole site is wheelchair accessible, parking is free and the entrance charge is minimal well worth... More 

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Hook, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

The collection is housed in a greenhouse, well laid out and accessible. Beautiful orchids on display. Light refreshments also available.

Thank John C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Beautiful orchids, many varieties, air plants, foliage, and water features. If you're looking for a relaxing 1-2 hours in the company of beauty then this is the place for you - but not if you're expecting bells and whistles. We spent a quiet hour here after negotiating the narrow lanes to get there. Reasonably priced at £5 each.

Thank AstoriusS
Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We visit Jersey nearly every year, partly because we just HAVE to come here. If you like flowers it's a great place to see. If you enjoy colour, artistry, inspiration, you'll find it here. If you love orchids it is a must. I've seen these incredible flowers growing in many parts of the world but, believe me, this is the... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

Amazing to see all variants of orchids and to see how they worked to grow in the green houses. Also possibility to buy small plantes.

Thank Anna S

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