Photos: Beat the cold-weather blues at the Como Zoo Conservatory

Fern unfurling
1 Fern unfurling 
Velthemia plants
2 Velthemia plants 
Orchid arrangement
3 Orchid arrangement 
Drying peppers
4 Drying peppers 
Conservatory horticulturist
5 Conservatory horticulturist 
Sprouting seedlings
6 Sprouting seedlings 
Watering plants
7 Watering plants 
Changing boots
8 Changing boots 
Decorated locker
9 Decorated locker 
Carrying waste
10 Carrying waste 
11 Hydrangeas 
Tulip opening
12 Tulip opening