Manos Kanellos, PhD studied plant physiology at Reading University and has worked with orchids for a number of years in Greece, the Netherlands and the UK. He has grown orchids at his home for over 20 years and gives talks to garden centres all over Britain on growing tropical orchids. Peter White is an acknowledged authority on Phalaenopsis, with over 40 years of experience in orchid growing. He is a qualified judge of the RHS Orchid Committee and was President of the Orchid Society of Great Britain from 2013 to 2019. He is also the founder of www.orchidaccessories.co.uk, a popular website for everything you need to grow orchids.