The Life Sciences Greenhouse has an extensive and varied plant collection with a wide range of diversity, utility and beauty, including many orchid species and hybrids.

The Arpophyllum spicatum, an orchid species from Central America, is covered in miniscule, nearly-neon pink flowers.

Familia: Orchidaceae
Subfamilia: Epidendroideae
Tribus: Epidendreae
Subtribus: Laeliinae
Genus: Arpophyllum
Species: Arpophyllum spicatum