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Orchids of Indiana

Field / Identification GuideWorld / Checklist

By: Michael A Homoya(Author)

302 pages, 92 colour photos

Indiana University Press

Hardback | Jan 2013 | #24133 | ISBN-13: 9780253328649
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NHBS Price: £33.99 $45/€39 approx

About this book

All forty-three of the orchids currently growing in Indiana are presented in this handsome volume. Each species account contains a detailed description of the orchid and includes color photographs and range maps for both the state and the country. But this is more than just a state orchid book. Mike Homoya gives us detailed discussions of the orchid genre, reproduction, pollination, habitat, conservation, classification, and finding tips. He includes a checklist of Indiana orchids and an appendix which presents scientific and common names. No expense has been spared to make this book the very best of its kind. It will appeal to naturalists and orchid lovers everywhere.



- Introduction
- History of Indiana Orchidology
- Orchid Morphology and Reproduction
- Orchid Ecology and Distribution
- Indiana as Orchid Habitat
- Finding Orchids
- Orchid Conservation
- Guide to the Species Accounts
- Key to Indiana Orchid Genera
- Species Accounts
Aplectrum hyemale
Arethusa bulbosa
Calopogon tuberosus
Coeloglossum viride
Corallorhiza maculata
Corallorhiza odontorhiza
Corallorhiza trifida
Corallorhiza wisteriana
Cypripedium acaule
Cypripedium calceolus
var. parviflorum
Cypripedium caldeolus
var. pubescens
Cypripedium X andrewsii
Cypripedium canidium
Cypripedium reginae
Epipactis helleborine
Galearis spectabilis

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