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The RHS Orchid Committee
Estimated time of release: April 2003

The RHS Orchid Committee is proud to announce an exciting new CD-ROM for all orchid lovers.
Since the 1880s, every plant given an award by The Royal Horticultural Society Orchid Committee has been specially painted in watercolours by one of a succession of talented RHS artists. These images constitute a unique record of orchids as they have entered cultivation from the wild or been bred by man from Victorian times to the present-day.
The RHS orchid paintings are intended to be a scientifically accurate representation of important cultivated orchids. But they are also remarkably beautiful, and examples of the fine art of botanical illustration at its best.
Now, for the first time, the thousands of RHS orchid paintings are made available on CD-ROM.
In addition to the paintings, the CD contains The Orchid Review Index. Since the end of the 19th Century (1890s) The Orchid Review has been one of the world's leading orchid publications, documenting and illustrating

NEW SPECIES

NEW GREXES AND CULTIVARS

CULTIVATION TECHNIQUES

ORCHID SHOWS

EXPEDITIONS

PLANT SCIENCE RELATED TO ORCHIDS

ORCHID LITERATURE

CONSERVATION ISSUES

The pages viewed over time, present a remarkable and unfolding history of the cultivation and biology of the world's most beautiful and treasured plants.
Members of the RHS Orchid Committee Johaun and Clare Hermans have now prepared a cumulative index that gives access at a glance to more than a century of articles and plants featured in this important journal.

Orchid Review CD-ROM

c/o Richard Sanford
Botany Dept
RHS Garden
Wisley
GU23 6QB

richards@rhs.org.uk

The price will be ’20 plus postage and publication is expected in April 2003.

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