Central Texas Gardener

Susan Orlean The Orchid Thief

Season 18 Episode 20 | 26m 46s

Susan Orlean, staff writer for The New Yorker, and author of The Orchid Thief, chronicles her journalistic exploration into the world of orchids. On tour, visit Monica Gaylord's at-home orchid greenhouse. Daphne identifies slime mold. Trisha Shirey shows how to make a natural fertilizer from weeds.

Aired: 04/20/12

Rating: TV-G

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