Lady Tankerville's Legacy:
A Historical and Monographic Review of Phaius and Gastrorchis
Judi Stone & Phillip Cribb
The authors not only celebrate 250 years since the first successful growing of a flowering orchid, Phaius tankervilleae, in England, but also introduce the reader to other members of the Phaius family of orchids. The purpose of the book is to encourage orchid growers to experiment with this species which has been successfully hybridised in many parts of the world. The work also includes the nine species of Gastrorchis. which although endemic to Madagascar, are often associated with the Phaius. For further details, please see the scanned contents page Weight:
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Published by Natural History Publications (Borneo), Kota Kinabalu, 2017. ISBN: 9789838121811
Condition: New. Hardback in a similar dust jacket