Orchids of Manitoba - a field guide
This field guide has a strong conservation message. The authors, members of Native Orchid Conservation Inc, leave no doubt about their fascination with, and concern for, native orchids. Two hundred and twenty color photographs accompany the detailed description of each species and characterization of its habitat. Range maps and flowering periods will assist novice as well as experienced naturalists in their search for the 36 orchid species found in Manitoba. This 158 page field guide can be ordered directly from the publisher: Native Orchid Conservation Inc, 117 Morier Ave, Winnipeg MB R2M 0C8, Canada (www.nativeorchid.org). Price, shipping included, is US$22.00 to an address in the USA, or C$20.40 to Canada. For credit card purchase, order on-line from McNally Robinson Booksellers at www.mcnallyrobinson.com.
© 2006 Orchid Digest. First appeared in 2006-Jan-Feb-Mar Vol 70(1) issue of Orchid Digest.