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.
Melanie Pyle, a horticulturalist with Smithsonian Gardens, designed the exhibit. She said the January 26 to April 21 timing of the show coincides with the majority of blooms in their orchid collection.