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Uma Coleção de Orquídeas – Cattleya, Espécies Unifoliadas Brasileiras, Volume 2 [A Collection of Orchids – Cattleya, Brazilian Unifoliate Species, Volume 2]

Art / Photobook Monograph
By: Priscila MP Corrêa da Fonseca(Author)
310 pages, colour photos, colour illustrations
Publisher: Pris Orchids
Uma Coleção de Orquídeas – Cattleya, Espécies Unifoliadas Brasileiras, Volume 2 [A Collection of Orchids – Cattleya, Brazilian Unifoliate Species, Volume 2]
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  • Uma Coleção de Orquídeas – Cattleya, Espécies Unifoliadas Brasileiras, Volume 2 [A Collection of Orchids – Cattleya, Brazilian Unifoliate Species, Volume 2] ISBN: 9786500210361 Hardback Jan 2021 Usually dispatched within 1-2 months
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Language: Portuguese

The second of two volumes, this is the first Brazilian book that addresses, in detail, several Brazilian and foreign orchid species of the unifoliate genus Cattleya. It presents a rich content of precise information about each species addressed. Richly illustrated by photographs of the flowers, including the various chromatic variations and details of the lip, the second volume covers the species Cattleya gaskelliana, C. lueddemanniana, C. maxima. C. mossiae, C percivaliana, C. quadricolor, C. schroederae, C. trianae, and C. warscewiczii, and is richly illustrated with colour photos and historical plates. Priscila owns the most prestigious collection of Brazilian and foreign species of Cattleya. In the two volumes of this work, she explores synonyms, name, etymology and description, habitat and habit, main phenotypic aspects, colouring, and chromatic variations. The author also presents a comparative picture of Brazilian unifoliate species (occurrence, habit, temperature range, altitude, rooting, budding, flowering, flowering durability, spathe, inflorescence, perfume, colour, and maturation of seed capsules.

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O primeiro livro brasileiro que aborda, em detalhes, diversas espécies brasileiras e estrangeiras de Cattleya unifoliada. Apresenta um conteúdo riquíssimo de informações precisas sobre cada espécie abordada. Ricamente ilustrado por fotografias das flores, incluindo as diversas variações cromáticas e detalhes do labelo, o livro totaliza 310 páginas, que trazem fotos e pranchas históricas. Priscila é proprietária da mais prestigiosa coleção de espécies brasileiras e estrangeiras de Cattleya. Nos dois volumes da obra, ela explora: sinonímias; denominação; etimologia e descrição; habitat e hábito; principais aspectos fenotípicos; coloração; variações cromáticas. A autora ainda apresenta um quadro comparativo das espécies unifoliadas brasileiras (ocorrência, hábito, amplitude térmica, altitude, enraizamento, brotação, floração, durabilidade da floração, espata, inflorescência, perfume, cor, maturação das cápsulas de semente).

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Art / Photobook Monograph
By: Priscila MP Corrêa da Fonseca(Author)
310 pages, colour photos, colour illustrations
Publisher: Pris Orchids
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