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The Macdonald encyclopaedia of orchids

Alberto Fanfani

The Macdonald encyclopaedia of orchids

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Published by Little,Brown in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementAlberto Fanfani.
SeriesMacdonald encyclopedias, Macdonald encyclopedia series
The Physical Object
Pagination255p. :
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17414472M
ISBN 100316909610
OCLC/WorldCa434153622

  Moth Orchids: The Complete Guide to Phalaenopsis This books is wonderful. All the information needed to successfully grow Phalaenopsis orchids is here, with lots of diagrams and very comprehensive details on every aspect of raising these wonderful plants/5(26).   “Growing Orchids is Fun” is a comprehensive how-to book for beginners and more experienced hobbyists. A history and origin of orchid culture is explored in the book as well. Easy-to-fol 5/5. Book Review: The Orchid Whisperer. By Bruce Rogers. Chronicle Books, San Francisco. Softcover. pages. 75 color photographs. The Orchid Whisperer is an eminently intelligent and attractive book for beginning orchid growers. After reading a selection of letters about Darwin’s work with orchids and Chapter 1 of Darwin’s book On the various contrivances by which British and foreign orchids are fertilised by insects, the students found it useful to learn about orchids in a more experiential environment.

The people of Western Australia and tourists to the State will be fascinated by Orchids of South-West Australia by Noel Hoffman, Andrew Brown and Justin Brown. The principle purpose of this book is to provide an accurate and easy means of identifying the native orchids of this region.


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