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Orchids of Borneo, Volume 1: Introduction and a Selection of Species

Flora / Fauna

Series: Orchids of Borneo Volume: 1

By: CL Chan (Author), A Lamb (Author), PS Shim (Author), JJ Wood (Author)

402 pages, 22 plates with colour photos; 100 b/w line drawings

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Hardback | Nov 1994 | #15284 | ISBN: 9679994732
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NHBS Price: £51.99 $66/€61 approx

About this book

This volume contains an introduction to Borneo and its orchid flora, chapters on the life history and structure of orchids, as well as a discussion of orchid classification. Keys to the orchid genera of Borneo are provided. A selection of a hundred species of wild orchid, chiefly of the horticulturally important genera (including Arachnis, Dimorphorchis, Paphiopedilum, Paraphalaenopsis, Phalaenopsis, and Vanda) is included, accompanied by descriptions, notes, line illustrations and colour photographs.


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