Books  Botany & Plant Science  Floras & Botanical Field Guides  Asia-Pacific  South Asia 

An Illustrated Guide to the Orchids of Bhutan

Field / Identification Guide

By: Dhan Bahadur Gurung (Author), Henry J Noltie (Preface By)

178 pages, colour illustrations, 1 b/w map

DSB Publication

Paperback | Jun 2006 | #216994 | ISBN: 9993612081
Availability: In stock
NHBS Price: £34.99 $44/€42 approx

About this book

Language: English

From the preface:

"[...] a really splendid work on that most spectacular group, the orchids, also the product of local expertise. D.B. Gurung has shown great dedication over a long period and has had to overcome numerous difficulties (such as limited library resources) in achieving it. It is therefore the more rernarkable and I am sure that, as he hopes, his outstanding photographs will enable the easier and more accurate identification of orchids than has so far been possible. I very much hope that he is allowed the opportunity to reach those parts of the country that still require exploration, so that he can bring the total number of Bhutanese orchids up to his expected 500 species."


Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

A Pictorial Guide to Himalayan Flowers of Nepal

NHBS Price: £27.99 $35/€33 approx

Fascicles of Flora of India, Fascicle 27

NHBS Price: £29.99 $38/€36 approx

Wild Flowers of Sri Lanka

NHBS Price: £34.99 $44/€42 approx

A Pictorial Guide to the Wild Flowers of Bhutan

NHBS Price: £27.99 $35/€33 approx