This is a update of our earlier book and includes much new material. Written by members of the Society, this book covers topics such as What are Orchids, Structures for growing orchids, potting media, pests and diseases, Orchid nomenclature, Orchid Classification and of course how to grow many types of orchids in cool climate regions of Australia. An invaluable reference for novice growers and those with a passion for this delightful plant family.
Published in October 2013, 128 pages with about 190 photos.
The book is available from the society at a cost of $20 plus $4.50 postage and handling for delivery anywhere in Australia. Payment may be made by cheque or postal note, payable to the Orchid Society of Canberra Inc and must accompany order, or email your request with name and address to firstname.lastname@example.org and direct deposit to the Society account:
Name: Orchid Society of Canberra
Acct no: 28036165
Discounts on orders of more than 10 copies. For further information, contact Bill Ferris 02 6297 5635.