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The Australian house and garden book of orchids

W. Watson Sharp

The Australian house and garden book of orchids

by W. Watson Sharp

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Published by Murray in Sydney .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Orchid culture.,
    • Orchids -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby W. Watson Sharp.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSB409 .S5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination103 p.
      Number of Pages103
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4654445M
      LC Control Number77504633

        It is obviously the work of a man who feels passionately about orchids and life generally, and has a great sense of adventure. On reading the book, you begin to believe that you are actually there with him - in Hawaii or Singapore or Western Australia - sharing the wondrous 'orchid' experience. The book is destined to become a modern classic.".   This book is indispensible to me as a Species orchid enthusiast. Every time I come across a species for sale that I am unfamiliar with, "The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Orchids" is the first place I look for a description and color photo! The beginning of the book has short, but informative sections on orchid care and cultivation.5/5(5).

      'Growing Orchids' - Book One: Cymbidiums and Slippers by JN Rentoul in good condition. The blurb: This is the first volume in JN Rentoul's classic four-volume work on orchids and orchid growing. It concentrates on cymbidiums and slipper orchids, and gives full details about how to grow orchids under Australian conditions. Booktopia - Buy House Plants books online from Australia's leading online bookstore. Discount House Plants books and flat rate shipping of $ per online book order.

      North Shore Orchid Society, Chatswood, New South Wales, Australia. K likes. Monthly Meeting pm 1st Wednesday of each month/5(12). Online shopping for Orchids - Flowers from a great selection at Books Store. A Beginners Guide to Understanding Orchids, Growing Orchids and Orchid Care also bought. Most wished for See more price $ $ Practical House Plant Book price $ 35 Nature Mandala: Midnight Edition Street Relieving Adult Coloring Book Vol.


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