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- Lady's-slippers. Peek, James R. // New York State Conservationist;Apr98, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p2
Features wild lady's-slippers, a group of relatively primitive orchids. Origin of the orchids' name; Species that grow in New York State and in North America; Life cycles and pollination; Fungus-root association; Ways to save lady's-slippers; New York State's legal protection of the orchids.
- SLIP INTO THE HOLIDAYS. Fischer, Tom // Horticulture;Dec2002, Vol. 99 Issue 6, p52
Presents information on slipper orchids or paphiopedilums. Genera; Facts about slipper orchids; Classification. INSETS: Facts & Figures;The American Orchid Society.
- souvenirs of sarasota. Fottler, Marsha // Sarasota Magazine;Mar2002, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p35
Recommends several souvenir items from Sarasota, Florida. Description of the Eyephoric sunglasses; Design of the sandals gold charm; Price of the sculpture replica of Lady Slipper orchids from Marie Selby Botanical Gardens.
- DIY repotting slipper orchids. // Burke's Backyard;Dec2010, p78
The article offers step-by-step instructions on repotting slipper orchids.
- slipper orchids. // Burke's Backyard;Jan2010, p63
The article offers information on slipper orchids. It discusses the need for light by these plants as they should be kept in shade specially during warmer months. It focuses on keeping slippers in a pot with bark and perlite. It suggests to choose from the variety of natural species and feed...
- Orchids of New York. Sheviak, Chuck; Young, Steve // New York State Conservationist;Jun2010, Vol. 64 Issue 6, p2
The article reports on a two-day exhibit of 17 different species of orchids in Lewis County, New York. The botanists took special interest in the southern twayblade, a rare variety in the wild which could be found in just about 10 locations in New York. The article presents the orchids on...
- 5 Favorite Essences. // Spirituality & Health;Jan/Feb2014, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p32
The article provides information on several popular flower essences, including Angelica which enhances awareness of spiritual forces, Lady's Slipper which helps integrate spiritual purpose with daily work, and Lotus which deepens meditative experience.
- LADY SLIPPER ORCHID PAPHIOPEDILUM. Martin, Tovah // Organic Gardening;Dec2004/Jan2005, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p64
Presents information on Lady slipper orchids. Characteristics; Reason for growing the orchids; Information on how to grow the orchids.
- HARDY ORCHIDS. Garmey, Jane // Town & Country;Sep2006, Vol. 160 Issue 5316, p104
This article focuses on orchids saw by the author in Nova Scotia. Many years ago on a Nova Scotia beach, I chanced upon wild orchids happily growing right down to the water's edge. I recently talked to Jody Payne, curator of the New York Botanical Garden's Rock Garden, where several species of...