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Author Wodrich, Karsten H. K., author.

Title Growing South African indigenous orchids / by Karsten H.K. Wodrich
Edition 1st edition
Published Boca Raton : CRC Press, 2020


Description 1 online resource : illustrations
Contents Introduction to South African indigenous orchids; the cultivation of terrestrial species; the cultivation of epiphytic species; orchid breeding, pollination and seed production; propagation of indigenous orchids from seed and by tissue culture. Appendices: nature conservation legislation regarding indigenous orchids; construction of a seed sowing box and of a laminar flow cabinet; registered hybrids; list of orchid species and applicable sowing media; sources of plants; classification of indigenous orchids; South African Orchid Council and affiliated societies
Summary Providing a guide to the cultivation of both the terrestrial and epihytic orchid species growing in South Africa, this volume includes numerous hints, illustrations and photographs to help simplify the process. Detailed growing notes are given for over 60 terrestrial and over 40 epiphytic species
Notes Originally published: Rotterdam: A.A. Balkema, 1997
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Karsten Wodrich (Author)
Subject Orchids -- South Africa
Orchids -- Breeding -- South Africa
Orchids -- Propagation -- South Africa
Orchids -- South Africa -- Pictorial works
TECHNOLOGY -- Engineering -- Civil.
Orchids -- Propagation
Orchids -- Breeding
South Africa
Genre/Form Pictorial works
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781003077923