Species, Hybrids and Cultivation
Distributed for Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Hardy Cypripedium presents the fifty species and one hundred hybrids of the slipper orchid through more than three hundred photos. It also provides plant descriptions, ecology, distribution, and cultivation methods. Sections on history, morphology, and conservation round out the guide. Professional and amateur growers, as well as fans of orchids of all types, will find a wealth of useful information in this beautiful book.
History of the genus
The plant and flower
Cultivation and pests
In the garden
Pests and diseases