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“As either a blueprint for amassing an orchid collection or a reference source for specific types of orchid, Gillands selective directory of the most popular and easily maintained varieties offers essential information. ...Gillands thoughtful instruction goes a long way toward correcting the old perception of orchids as difficult.”—Booklist.

Synopsis:

Orchids are the most prized of flowers, with lovely and delicate blooms...and contrary to all expectation, they can be a joy to cultivate. With the right greenhouse, good growing conditions, and automated equipment, it's simpler than ever to maintain an environment in which orchids can thrive. With the help of 25 of the author's award-winning photos, plus dozens more pictures and illustrations, begin successfully nurturing these remarkable plants. Guiding you is information on a range of popular orchid varieties; detailed coverage on essential materials for setting up a greenhouse; advice on several methods of propagation; tips on controlling pests and diseases; and a helpful Question and Answer section. And, for easy reference, there's an A-Z of popular species! 7 1/4 X 9 3/4.

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For those who...would like to try growing these exotic beauties at home...a precise yet practical handbook....As either a blueprint for amassing an orchid collection or a reference source for specific types of orchid, Gilland s selective directory of the most popular and easily maintained varieties offers essential information....Gilland s thoughtful instruction goes a long way toward correcting the old perception of orchids as difficult; they are dazzling, he declares, but they need not be daunting." Booklist.

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A complete introduction for the enthusiastic beginner to growing orchids in the domestic greenhouse.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781861081452
Subtitle:
A Beginner's Guide to Their Care and Cultivation
Author:
Gilland, Tom
Publisher:
Guild of Master Craftsman
Location:
Lewes
Subject:
General
Subject:
Flowers - General
Subject:
Flowers - Orchids
Subject:
Orchid culture
Subject:
Orchids
Subject:
BIOGRAPHY - HISTORY BIOG TRD PB
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
v. 1-2
Publication Date:
20001231
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
all in color
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
9.75 x 7.25 in

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Product details 128 pages Guild of Master Craftsman Publications - English 9781861081452 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Orchids are the most prized of flowers, with lovely and delicate blooms...and contrary to all expectation, they can be a joy to cultivate. With the right greenhouse, good growing conditions, and automated equipment, it's simpler than ever to maintain an environment in which orchids can thrive. With the help of 25 of the author's award-winning photos, plus dozens more pictures and illustrations, begin successfully nurturing these remarkable plants. Guiding you is information on a range of popular orchid varieties; detailed coverage on essential materials for setting up a greenhouse; advice on several methods of propagation; tips on controlling pests and diseases; and a helpful Question and Answer section. And, for easy reference, there's an A-Z of popular species! 7 1/4 X 9 3/4.
"Synopsis" by , For those who...would like to try growing these exotic beauties at home...a precise yet practical handbook....As either a blueprint for amassing an orchid collection or a reference source for specific types of orchid, Gilland s selective directory of the most popular and easily maintained varieties offers essential information....Gilland s thoughtful instruction goes a long way toward correcting the old perception of orchids as difficult; they are dazzling, he declares, but they need not be daunting." Booklist.
"Synopsis" by , A complete introduction for the enthusiastic beginner to growing orchids in the domestic greenhouse.
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