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UK Best Selling Books Orchids from Amazon UK

The Greenhouse Gardener's Manual
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Make the most of your greenhouse space! This comprehensive guide offers a fresh look at how gardeners can make best use of their greenhouses. It shows the reader how to grow ornamentals, edibles and fruit as well as how to propagate plants and even try basic hydroponics. The book includes chapters on the greenhouse environment, maintenance and how to control pests. Roger Marshall also looks at ways that homeowners can actually make a profit from their greenhouses.
List Price: £14.99
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £6.70   
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By: Timber Press.   2014-08-27

Blue Orchid Exotic Flower Journal: 150 Page Lined Notebook/Diary
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List Price: £7.56
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £4.75   
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By: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform.   2016-09-19

Orchids (RHS Simple Steps to Success)
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Offers simple steps to growing beautiful orchids. This work includes practical tips and step-by-steps that show you how to choose, grow and care for orchids in your home or garden, from encouraging them to reflower, to arranging them to dazzling effect.
List Price: £7.99
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £3.34   
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By: DK.   2010-03-01

Growing Windowsill Orchids (Kew Growing)
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From elegant warmth-loving moth orchids to exquisite slipper orchid, Growing Windowsill Orchids tells you everything you need to know about successful orchid growing in the home. Written in non-technical language and copiously illustrated with photographs and informative line drawings, this new edition of the bestselling book provides advice on how to choose the best plant, how to look after your orchid when it has finished flowering and how to get it to flower again year after year. Cultivation advice includes the best place to grow your plants in the home, how frequently to water and feed your plants and how to keep them free from pests and disease. Step-by-step instructions explain how and when to repot your plants, what composts to use and when to water. For readers who wish to learn more about their orchids, Phil delves into the basis of orchid biology, conservation and how plants get from the nursery to your shop. The second edition has up to date information as well as new advancements in orchid conservation that relate back to the orchid growing in your home.
List Price: £8.00
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £2.73   
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By: Kew Publishing.   2016-03-01

The Cabaret of Plants: Botany and the Imagination
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List Price: £9.99
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £4.86   
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By: Profile Books.   2016-10-06

The Book of Orchids: A life-size guide to six hundred species from around the world
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List Price: £30.00
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £13.39   
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By: Ivy Press.   2017-03-02

Pocket Guide to the Orchids of Britain and Ireland
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The orchid family is one of the largest plant families in the world, reaching its highest diversity in the tropics where their exotic and colourful flowers are often truly breathtaking. Britain and Ireland have just 56 species of wild orchid, some of which are rare or scarce, whilst others are surprisingly inconspicuous. Yet, whether large or small, all orchids share flamboyant flower structures and incredible beauty. This pocket guide allows the identification of all species of orchid in the British Isles. It has concise text highlighting ID criteria as well as notes on biology, habitat and conservation, along with stunning colour photographs and accurate range maps based on maps compiled by the Biological Record Centre. This book provides the perfect guide to these beautiful and evocative plants, and is a must for any field naturalist.
List Price: £14.99
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £8.28   
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By: Bloomsbury Natural History.   2016-04-21

Alpines
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This is an illustrated guide to varieties, cultivation and care, with step-by-step instructions and over 175 inspiring photographs. It offers expert advice on selecting and buying alpines, and how to use them in the open garden, in beds and containers. It includes a photographic directory of over 60 varieties, including Armeria, Campanula, Erigeron, Gentiana, Penstemon, Phlox, Saxifraga and Sempervivum. It offers step-by-step photographic guidance on propagating and growing alpines, with ideas for constructing rock gardens and planting alpines in troughs and pots. The beauty and hardiness of alpines makes them a popular and rewarding choice for any garden. Whether you use them to provide low-maintenance ground cover, or to bring delicate touches of light to a rock garden, alpines are an important resource. This beautiful handbook provides practical advice on choosing and caring for alpines, from selecting the right stones for your rock garden to deciding which dwarf shrubs to plant with your alpines. An plant directory illustrates 60 of the best varieties, from Achillea to Viola.With their ability to flourish in the most unlikely of flower beds and climates, alpines are plants that all gardeners should try.
List Price: £6.99
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £2.64   
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By: Southwater.   2015-04-23

Ophrys: The Bee Orchids of Europe (Kew Botanical Magazine Monograph)
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Ophrys - the Bee Orchids of Europe is an easy to use, comprehensive introduction to the plants of this genus found in Europe. It can be used as a field guide (with keys, descriptions and numerous colour photographs) and a standard reference (with chapters on structure, biology, evolution and conservation). The chapter by Richard Manuel on cultivation is especially helpful for growers and conservationists introducing plants back into the wild. Finally, the sections covering the authors 'recommended Ophrys excursions' makes it an ideal for companion for field trips.
List Price: £36.00
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £26.50   
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By: Royal Botanic Gardens.   2007-07-03

The New Encyclopedia of Orchids: 1500 Species in Cultivation
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The New Encyclopedia of Orchids Includes more than 350 genera of cultivated orchids and describes 1500 species. This book features various photographs. It offers information about the orchid's native habitat including elevation, geography, and climate, that can help improve the chances of growth in the domestic environment. It is intended for enthusiasts and collectors. Full description
List Price: £45.00
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £22.57   
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By: Timber Press.   2008-07-15


 

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