Bill Gardner collects rare orchids.
Bill's car is seen pulling into his driveway. Bill's wife comes out of the house to greet him. Bill opens the boot and takes out an orchid he has brought back from Trinidad. His wife is left to take in his luggage.
Bill takes his new acquisition into his greenhouse. He removes his heavy overcoat revealing a bright Hawaiian shirt. C/U of the Monkey's Head orchid in Bill's hands. Bill plants his new orchid. Extreme C/U of Bill using a brush to cross pollinate two orchids - all his flowers are hybrids. Various C/Us of orchids.
Bill also keeps parrots - he is seen with two of his pets. C/U of a green parrot, Coquette, sitting on Bill's shoulder.
Cuts exist - please see separate record.