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Orchid Species Culture: Pescatorea to Pleione
Contributor(s): Baker, Charles O. (Author), Baker, Margaret (Author)

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ISBN: 0881922080     ISBN-13: 9780881922080
Publisher: Timber Press (OR)
OUR PRICE: $42.46  

Binding Type: Paperback - See All Available Formats & Editions
Published: November 2008
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Annotation: A data-intensive guide to the culture of individual orchid species, covering six popularly cultivated orchid genera: Pescatorea, Phaius, Phalaenopsis, Pholidota, Phragmipediu, and Pleione.

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BISAC Categories:
- Gardening | Flowers - Orchids
Dewey: 635.9
LCCN: 90022011
Series: Orchid Species Culture
Physical Information: 0.56" H x 8.26" W x 11.08" (1.33 lbs) 992 pages
 
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Contributor Bio(s): Baker, Charles O.: - Charles Baker is an avid gardener and former meteorologist with the National Weather Service. With his late wife, Margaret Baker, he wrote Orchid Species Culture: Dendrobium and Orchid Species Culture: Pescatorea, Phaius, Phalaenopsis, Pholidota, Phragmipedium, and Pleione, as well as numerous articles for Orchids (the publication of the American Orchid Society) and Orchid Digest. The Bakers spent most of their careers in Alaska, where Charlie worked as a meteorologist for more than thirty years and Marg was a scrimshaw artist, jewelry maker, and administrator in the Alaskan bush. After moving to Portland, Oregon, the Bakers became avid amateur orchid enthusiasts and frequent contributors to Orchids, Orchid Advocate, and Orchid Hunter, among other journals.Baker, Margaret: - Margaret Baker was a frequent contributor to the American Orchid Society Bulletin. She was an avid amateur orchid enthusiast and with her husband Charles previously wrote Orchid Species Culture: Dendrobium and Orchid Species Culture: Pescatorea, Phaius, Phalaenopsis, Pholidota, Phragmipedium, and Pleione published by Timber Press. Margaret Baker died in 2003.
 
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