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Wild Orchids Across North America

A Botanical Travelogue

by Phillip E. Keenan

  • 388 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Timber Press, Incorporated .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gardening: plants,
  • Plant life: general,
  • Travel writing,
  • Orchids,
  • Gardening,
  • Gardening / Horticulture,
  • Gardening/Plants,
  • North America,
  • Ornamental Plants,
  • Flowers - Orchids,
  • CANADA_DESCRIPTION AND TRAVEL,
  • Journeys,
  • Keenan, Philip E,
  • Travel / Canada,
  • UNITED STATES_DESCRIPTION AND TRAVEL,
  • Canada, Eastern,
  • Description and travel,
  • Pictorial works,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages321
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8176222M
    ISBN 100881924520
    ISBN 109780881924527

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It should be noted that this book is unique in that it is not Wild Orchids Across North America book field guide. 4/5. Long before the Pilgrims came, indigenous members of the Orchidaceae family could be found across North America and Canada, in wild habitats, including woodlands, prairies, and wetlands.

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