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Orchids Handbook : A Practical Guide to the Care and Cultivation to 35 Orchid Species and Types

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Welcome to the Fascinating World of OrchidsGrowing orchids has never been more popular. Here is everything you always wanted to know about growing and caring for orchids, packed into one fascinating, easy-to-use volume. Orchids Handbook provides the beginner with commonsense advice on getting started with orchids, understanding the basics of orchid biology, caring for orchids in variety of settings (for example in the house, under a shade cloth or in the greenhouse) and mastering techniques for repotting, dividing and growing from seed. The second part of the book offers a comprehensive and well-illustrated plant directory of 35 popular varieties, covering all the major orchid families and their characteristics, with advice on choosing the plant that is right for your climate conditions. This useful handbook also covers pests and diseases and everything you need to know to enter your orchids in competition.Inside Orchids HandbookPractical guide to growing and caring for orchids.Well-illustrated plant directory of 35 orchid species and types.Covers all of the major orchid families.Comprehensive advice on care and cultivation, from getting started to repotting, dividing, growing from seed, and dealing with pests and diseases.How to choose the right orchid for any climate condition and establish a collection.Everything you need to know to enter your orchids in competition.
Number of Pages: 176
Genre: Gardening
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Two Rivers Distribution
Author: Michael Tibbs
Language: English
Street Date: November 13, 2018
TCIN: 53508623
UPC: 9781620083055
Item Number (DPCI): 248-75-8589

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