Wild Orchids of the Pacific Northwest and Canadian Rockies / Edition 1

Wild Orchids of the Pacific Northwest and Canadian Rockies / Edition 1

by Paul Martin Brown, Stan Folsom
     
 

ISBN-10: 0813029007

ISBN-13: 9780813029009

Pub. Date: 06/28/2006

Publisher: University Press of Florida

Native orchid expert and author Paul Martin Brown continues his successful series on the wild orchids of North America with Wild Orchids of the Pacific Northwest and Canadian Rockies. Whether beginner or professional, curious orchid hunters will be able to locate the nearly 50 species to be found in a wide variety of this region’s local

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Native orchid expert and author Paul Martin Brown continues his successful series on the wild orchids of North America with Wild Orchids of the Pacific Northwest and Canadian Rockies. Whether beginner or professional, curious orchid hunters will be able to locate the nearly 50 species to be found in a wide variety of this region’s local habitat—from seashore to temperate rain forest to alpine meadow. Brown reveals the best spots to find the orchids he describes and offers expert advice on how to plan and execute an enjoyable (and environmentally responsible) outing. As with Brown’s other guides, all information is presented in a simple, straightforward style and with ample illustration so that proper identification is a snap.

 

Geographical coverage includes:

·         Oregon, Washington, British Columbia, Alaska, Idaho, western Montana, and western Alberta

·         10 detailed area treatments: The Siskyous, Columbia River, The Cascades, Olympic Peninsula, Vancouver Island, Glacier National Park, Cypress Hills, Kodiak Island, Downtown Anchorage, Denali National Park

 

47 species, 1 subspecies, 10 varieties, 5 hybrids, and 62 forms

 

 

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813029009
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
Publication date:
06/28/2006
Edition description:
First
Pages:
304
Sales rank:
1,138,175
Product dimensions:
6.28(w) x 9.08(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. 1Orchids and the Pacific Northwest and northern rockies
Pt. 2Wild orchids of the Pacific Northwest and Canadian rockies
Pt. 3References and resources
Pt. 4Orchid hunting

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