Wild Orchids of Britain (Collins New Naturalist Library, Volume 19)

Wild Orchids of Britain (Collins New Naturalist Library, Volume 19)

V. S. Summerhayes


A treasure for all fanatics of untamed vegetation -- Wild Orchids of england offers a close account of all our orchid species, kinds and hybrids, and has an invaluable key to identity. This variation is unique to newnaturalists.com Now released in book structure, with an entire set of recent distribution maps from the Atlas of the British plants, this gorgeous e-book is still the traditional paintings in its topic, a treasure for all fans of untamed vegetation. Dr. Dummerhayes, in command of the orchid assortment at Kew from 1924 to 1964, seems at our fifty-odd species on the subject of the big orchid relatives in the course of the global, discusses their basic biology and average historical past in Britain, provides an in depth account of all our orchid species, kinds and hybrids, and offers an invaluable key to identity. the color images characterize each recognized British species except for Orchis cruenta and O. occidentalis.

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