Books  Botany & Plant Science  Floras & Botanical Field Guides  Botany of Africa 

Orchids of South Africa: A Field Guide

Field / Identification GuideSPECIAL OFFER

By: Steve Johnson(Author), Benny Bytebier(Author), Herbert Stärker(Illustrator)

536 pages, 2500 colour photos, colour distribution maps

Random House Struik

Paperback | May 2015 | #222330 | ISBN-13: 9781775841395
Availability: In stock
NHBS Special Offer Price: £14.99 £19.99 (Save £5.00) $20/€17 approx (ends 31/05/2018)

About this book

Orchids of South Africa is the first field guide to local orchids to be published in over 30 years, and presents the nearly 500 orchid species found in the region, including Lesotho and Swaziland. A comprehensive roundup of orchids in their natural habitat, Orchids of South Africa features multiple photos for each species, distribution maps, flowering time-bars, and succinct text, enabling sure identification of these fascinating plants.

An illustrated introduction discusses orchid structure, ecology and conservation status. Informative, colourful and easy-to-use, Orchids of South Africa is the authoritative update enthusiasts have been waiting for.


Write a review

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

Bestsellers in this subject

Succulents of Southern Africa

NHBS Price: £64.99 $88/€74 approx

Field Guide to Succulents of Southern Africa

NHBS Special Offer Price: £13.50 £17.50 (Save £4.00) $18/€15 approx (ends 31/05/2018)

Trees & Shrubs of Mozambique

NHBS Price: £84.99 $115/€97 approx

111 Roadside Plants

NHBS Price: £21.99 $30/€25 approx

Wild Flowers of the Central Namib

NHBS Price: £24.99 $34/€29 approx

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194