Book: The Last Orchid Hunter
By Lance Birk. It may be cold outside, but it is hot and humid and full of adventure within these just published pages. Mr. Birks collecting trips have covered many of the important orchid habitats in southeast Asia and the Americas and involved many legendary orchid personalities. Actual and armchair explorers will revel in Birks interactions with the local culture, terrain, food, and wildlife. First edition, soft-cover book of 260 pages with maps. Printed in a limited run of 200. Order from Lances website lancebirk.com
or contact SBOE and we will relay your order to Lance. Lance Birk was the guest author at the 2005 SBOE International Orchid Fair with the 2nd Edition of his Paphiopedilum Growers Manual.
Orchid of the Day: January 15, 2010