Orchids of Latin America, National Museum of Natural History
Looking for a tropical escape to take the chill off these cold, winter days? Head straight to the National Museum of Natural History! That's where you can soak up the beauty of its Orchids of Latin America exhibit.
Pyle (left) takes a phone call while tending to the plants on Monday morning. In addition to the orchids you'll find other tropical plants in the forest installation, including an avocado tree and a cocoa tree.