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Orchid Biology Reviews and Perspectives (Comstock Book) by Joseph Arditti

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Published by Cornell Univ Pr .
Written in English


  • Plants,
  • Nature

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Number of Pages628
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11205574M
ISBN 100801410401
ISBN 109780801410406

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Examines the biology, history, evolution and commercial uses of orchids. All aspects of the orchid are explored including how they are classified and named; the cytology, physiology, phytochemistry and morphology of orchids; their anatomy, mycorrhiza, pollination, embryology, reproduction, heredity and breeding and ecological characteristics. This book on “Orchid Biology: Recent Trends & Challenges” reviews the latest strategies for the preservation and conservation of orchid diversity and orchid is an outcome of the Proceedings of the International Symposium on “Biodiversity of Medicinal Plants & Orchids: Emerging Trends and Challenges” held on February at Acharya Nagarjuna University, : Springer Singapore. Note Not long after publication of Orchid Biology, Reviews and Perspectives (OB) volume VII, my co-editor, Dr. Alec M. Pridgeon informed me that the pressure of other duties, especially the editing of Genera Orchidacearum (GO) will make it impossible for him to continue as co-editor and eventually.