Conklyn's Florist

Conklyn's Florist

Posted by conklyns on March 11, 2015 | Last Updated: February 19, 2021 Uncategorized

Orchids – A View from the East

First Floor National Museum of Natural History – Now through April 24, 2015

The fantastic orchid exhibit in the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History showcase interpretations of orchids as a part of Chinese history, legends, literature, and art. Come see and explore reflections of this enchanting plant through Chinese culture, from ancient times to the present day.


In China, orchids are celebrated for their beauty and fragrance, and appreciated as symbols of nobility, friendship, and refinement.

“Being happy doesn’t mean that everything is perfect. It means that you’ve decided to look beyond the imperfections.”

“Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.”

Don’t leave your fascination for orchids at the museum – we have gorgeous plants and cut flower designs for your home or office.

“If you truly love nature, you will find beauty everywhere.”
-Vincent Van Gogh

Butterfly Dance

Conklyn’s – Butterfly Dance

Orchids & Roses from Conklyn's

Conklyn’s Orchids & Roses Design