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Into the Orchid House : In Search of Beauty (Hardcover) (Stanley Breeden & Kaisa Breeden)
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In this collection of large-format, color photos, photographers Stanley Breeden and Kaisa Breeden reveal the intricate beauty of the tropical orchids tended by Queensland orchid grower Bruce Gray; the flowers represent many species of orchids from around the world. Chapters explain aspects of botany and botanical terms, variations of orchids, and the orchid’s techniques for increasing sex appeal. Distributed in the US by Independent Publishers Group. Annotation ©2017 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)High on the hills of the Atherton Tablelands in far north Queensland stands a glasshouse built by orchid expert Bruce Gray. Whether from the cloud forests of South America, the Himalayan Mountains of India, the mangroves of the Philippines, the rocky outcrops of Madagascar or the dense rainforests of New Guinea, tropical species thrive here. Award-winning photographers Stanley and Kaisa Breeden capture the plants in rich, detailed images. Step into the orchid house to discover this extraordinary and diverse world.
Number of Pages: 142
Publisher: Paul & Co Pub Consortium
Author: Stanley Breeden & Kaisa Breeden
Street Date: November 1, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-44-6640
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