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The Orchid Expert

Handbook / ManualOut of Print

By: DG Hessayon

128 pages, colour photographs and diagrams throughout

Expert Books

Paperback | Feb 2008 | #174530 | ISBN-13: 9780903505673
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About this book

Orchids were once just for the wealthy and the skilled greenhouse grower, but now they are for everyone. All too often they are thrown away after flowering - "The Orchid Expert" shows you how to make them permanent members of your family, with information on: the way to ensure repeat flowering; what to look for when buying a plant; the secrets of success plant by plant; orchid identification the unique "Expert" way; increasing your stock the simple way; and preserving blooms the microwave way.


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Biography

Dr Hessayon's best-selling guides have had an unparalleled influence on gardening over the past 50 years. There are over 49 million copies in print. In 1999 he received a Guinness World Record Award as 'Britain's best-selling living author of the 1990s'.

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