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Wild Orchids of Wales: How, When and Where to Find Them

Wildlife Guide

By: Sue Parker(Author)

192 pages, 300+ colour photos

First Nature

Hardback | Dec 2016 | #234706 | ISBN-13: 9780993450211
Availability: In stock
NHBS Price: £19.99 $26/€23 approx

About this book

Wild Orchids of Wales is much more than a fully illustrated identification guide; it is also a celebration of the Nature Reserves of Wales. The author has dedicated Wild Orchids of Wales to '...the individuals and groups of volunteers without whose tireless efforts in all winds and weathers the environmental riches of Wales, from small community sites to great nature reserves, would not be so accessible and bring such joy to so many people.'

For newcomers in particular, wild orchids can be hard to find and even harder to identify. Wild Orchids of Wales solves these problems. Wild Orchids of Wales includes easy-to-follow introductions to the biology and habitats of orchids; illustrated descriptions of the orchid species, each with distinguishing features highlighted; and a unique guide to more than 50 of the top orchid sites throughout the country, including GPS data, map references and detailed directions. Also included are tips for photographing flowers. More than 300 colour photographs of wild orchids, both in their natural settings and as stunning close-up pictures of their flowers, ensure that readers will be able to identify the orchids they find on countryside rambles.


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