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Gorgeous Orchids Showcased at US Botanic Garden

Thousands of exquisite orchids are creating a rainbow of colors at this year’s annual orchid exhibit at the U.S. Botanic Garden in Washington. The display features orchid varieties in different shapes, sizes and colors found throughout the world. The most brilliant colored flowers come from tropical countries. “There are hotspots in a lot of tropical areas, from Latin America to some Asian countries,” said Devin Dotson, a spokesman for the national garden. “In fact, orchids are so...

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