Wild Orchids Of The Northeastern United States

Author: Paul Martin Brown
Editor: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 9780801483417
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The book covers all orchids growing wild in New England, New York and adjacent areas of Pennsylvania and New Jersey; includes an illustrated key to the genera, keys to the species, and a checklist of the northeastern orchids; describes 71 orchid species and varieties, provides a drawing of each, and supplies information on more than 50 forms and hybrids; features 192 full-color photographs of the orchids in their native habitats, along with 71 distribution maps; and suggests where to find the orchids.
Wild Orchids of the Northeastern United States
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Paul Martin Brown
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Cornell University Press

The book covers all orchids growing wild in New England, New York and adjacent areas of Pennsylvania and New Jersey; includes an illustrated key to the genera, keys to the species, and a checklist of the northeastern orchids; describes 71 orchid species and varieties, provides a drawing of each, and
Wild Orchids of the Northeastern United States
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Paul Martin Brown
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-11-01 - Publisher:

Wild orchids evoke a fascination among naturalists, botanists, and wildflower enthusiasts. With few exceptions, these plants cannot be moved and propagated successfully, and so to ensure their survival, they must be protected and sought out in their native habitats. This definitive guide facilitates their discovery and enjoyment. Covers all orchids
Wild Orchids of Florida
Language: en
Pages: 409
Authors: Paul Martin Brown
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher:

"Wild Orchids of Florida is intended to be used as a field guide, but it is actually a lot more than that. . . . With this work, the present knowledge of the orchids of Florida has been brought to a high level of completeness for the beginning of the
The Wild Orchids of Arizona and New Mexico
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Ronald A. Coleman
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Cornell University Press

Coleman (U. of Arizona) discusses all 35 species of wild orchids currently found in or historically occurring in Arizona and New Mexico. Each species is discussed in terms of flowering season, habitat, elevation range, companion plants, current and historical distribution, and conservation issues. Genus and species keys are included. Each
Wild Orchids of South Carolina
Language: en
Pages: 242
Authors: James Alexander Fowler
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Univ of South Carolina Press

pubescens) and of locating the rare monkey-face orchid (Platanthera integrilabia).