OSWP Library​

Any member can borrow any of these books at our in-person meetings. While all events are virtual currently, contact Sheila Nathanson if you want to borrow books.

  • 1 - An Introduction to the Cultivated Angraecoid Orchids of Madagascar Hillerman, F.E. & Holst, A.W. (1986)

  • 2 - Fundamentals of Orchid Biology Arditti, J. (1992)

  • 3 - Orchids Their Description and Cultivation Curtis, C. H. (1950)

  • 4 - Simon and Schuster's Guide to Orchids Fanfani, A. Rossi, W. (1988)

  • 5 - Proceedings of the Second World Conference, 1957, honolulu, Ha Dillon, G.W.  ed. (1958)

  • 6 - The World Wildlife Fund Book of Orchids Kramer, J. (1989)

  • 7 - Native  Ecuadorian Orchids, Vol.1 Dodson, C.H., Escobar r. R,  

  • 8 - Native Columbian Orchids, Vol.1, Acacallis-Dryadella Columbian Orchid Society (1994)

  • 9 - Native Columbian Orchids, Vol. 2, Elleanthus-Masdevallia Columbian Orchid Society (1995)

  • 10 - Native Columbian Orchids, Vol. 3, Maxillaria-Ponthieva Columbian Orchid Society (1994)

  • 11 - Native Columbian Orchids, Vol. 4, Porroglossum-Zygosepalum Columbian Orchid Society (1992)

  • 12 - Native Columbian Orchids, Vol. 5, SupplementAA-Lepanthes Columbian Orchid Society (1997)

  • 13 - Native Columbian Orchids, Vol. 5, Supplement Leucohyle-Zootrophion Columbian Orchid Society (1998)

  • 14 - The Orchids: Natural History and Classification Dressler, R. L. (1981)

  • 15 - The Manual of Cultivated Orchid Species Bechtel, H. (1981)

  • 16 - Vandas: Their Botany, History and Culture Motes, M. (1997)

  • 17 - The Genus Cypripedium (Botanical Magazine Monograph) Cribb, P. (1997)

  • 18 - The Cattleyas and Their Relatives, Vol. 1: The Cattleyas (6 Parts) Withner, C. L. (1988)

  • 19 - Cattleyas and Their Relatives: The Laelias Withner, C. L. (1990)

  • 20 - Cattleyas and Their Relatives: Vol. 3, Schomburgkia, Sophronitis, and Other South American Genera Withner, C. L. (1993)

  • 21 - All About Growing Orchids (Ortho Library) Bond, R. (1988)

  • 22 - Cymbidiums : Your Guide to a Rewarding Past-time Guest, G., Guest, S. (1993)

  • 23 - Growing & Displaying Orchids: A Step-By-Step Guide Rittershausen, W., Oakey, G., Oakey, D. (1993)

  • 24 - Orchids of Africa Stewart, J. (1981)

  • 25 - The Orchid Kijima, T. Transl. Hunter, F. (1979)

  • 26 - The Slipper Orchids Cash, C. (1991)

  • 27 - You Can Grow Cattleya Orchids Anonymous (1991)

  • 28 - You Can Grow Phalaenopsis Orchids Noble, M. (1999)

  • 29 - Handbook on Orchid Nomenclature and Registration, 3rd edition Cribb, P.J., Greatwood, J., Hunt, P. F. (1985)

  • 30 - Growing Orchids II: The Cattleyas and Other Epiphytes (2nd of a 3 Vol Set) Rentoul, J. N. (1982)

  • 31 - Handbook on Orchid Nomenclature and Registration, 4th edition Anonymous (1994)

  • 32 - Orchids (The Natural History Museum Library) Fitch, N. (1991)

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  • 34 - Growing & Displaying Orchids: A Step-By-Step Guide Rittershausen, W., Oakey, G., Oakey, D. (1993)

  • 35 - Beautiful Orchids Black, P. M. (1973)

  • 36 - African Orchids Pittinger, M. (1983)

  • 37 - All About Orchids Fitch, C. M. (1981)

  • 38 - Orchids of the Northeast: A Field Guide Chapman, W. K. (1997)

  • 39 - Exotic Orchids : (Successful Indoor Gardening) Ritterhausen, W. (1989)

  • 40 - Culture of the Phalaenopsis Orchid Gordon, B. (1985)

  • 42 - Orchids for the Home and Greenhouse (Vol 41 No. 2) Fitch, C. M. (1985)

  • 43 - Orchids: A Kew Gardening Guide (Kew Gardening Guides) Stewart, J. (1988)

  • 44 - Orchids: Care and Cultivation Leroy-Terquem, G., Parisot, J. (1991)

  • 45 - Orchids: A Romantic History With a Guide to Cultivation Cribb, P., Bailes, C. (1992)

  • 46 - Orchids in Colour Ritterhausen, B., Ritterhausen, W. (1979)

  • 47 - The Little Book of Orchids Squire, D. (1993)

  • 48 - Orchid Man: The Life, Work and Memoirs of the Rev. H.M.R. Rupp, 1872-1956 Gilbert, L. A. (1993)

  • 49 - Orchids: Flowers of Romance and Mystery Kramer, J. (1979)

  • 50 - Orchids: a complete guide to cultivation Eigeldinger, O. (1972)

  • 51 - Orchids (Color Nature Library) Taylor, P. (1988)

  • 52 - Growing Orchids: The Hybrid Story (Growing Orchids Series) Rentoul, J. N., Rentoul, A., Skilbeck, B., O'Sullivan, J., Weatherley, N. (1991)

  • 53 - The Orchid Picture Book McDowell, D. (1995)

  • 54 - Orchids Opit, J. (1969)

  • 55 - African Orchids in the Wild and in Cultivation LaCroix, I., LaCroix, B. (2003)

  • 56 - Orchid Genera Illustrated Sheehan, T. J., Sheehan, M. (1986)

  • 57 - The Ward Lock Book of Orchid Growing Black, P. M., Ritterhausen, W. (1992)

  • 59 - Golden Guide to Orchids Shuttleworth, F. S.,  Zim, H.S., Dillie, G.W. Revised by Pridgeon, A. M. (1969)

  • 60 - An Introduction to South African Orchids Schelpe, E. A. C. L. E (1966)

  • 61 - Orchids and Serendipity Freed, H. (1970)

  • 62 - Orchids of the World Hodgson, M., Paine, R., Anders, N (1991)

  • 63 - Orquideas de la Costa del Ecuador (Orchids of the Coast of Ecuador) Arosemena, A., Estrada, R., Konanz, M (1988)

  • 64 - Lycaste Species: The Essential Guide Oakley, H. F. (1993)

  • 65 - The Manual of Cultivated Orchid Species Bechtel, H., Cribb,P., Launert, E. (1981)

  • 66 - Paphiopelium Primary Hybrids Registered through 1989 Radell, G., Radell, C. (1990)

  • 67 - Orchid Pests and Disease Anonymous (1995)

  • 68 - New Horizons in Orchid Breeding Freed, H. (1979)

  • 69 - The Orchid Tourist (International Guide to Public Orchid Collections) Plimpton, S. W. (2002)

  • 70 - The Genus Lycaste Fowlie, J. A. (1979)

  • 71 - The Paphiopedilum Grower's Manual Birk, L. A. (1983)

  • 72 - The Orchids of Thailand: A Preliminary List, Part II, 1 Seidenfaden, G., Smitinand, T. (1959)

  • 73 - The Orchids of Thailand: A Preliminary List, Part II, 2 Seidenfaden, G., Smitinand, T. (1959)

  • 74 - The Orchids of Thailand: A Preliminary List, Part III Seidenfaden, G., Smitinand, T. (1959)

  • 75 - The Orchids of Thailand: A Preliminary List, Part IV, 1 Seidenfaden, G., Smitinand, T. (1959)

  • 76 - The Orchids of Thailand: A Preliminary List, Part IV, 2 Seidenfaden, G., Smitinand, T. (1959)

  • 77 - When Does It Flower? The Blooming Months of 3500 Species of Orchids in USA Hamilton, R. M., Shield, D. 

  • 78 - Growing Orchids for Pleasure Garrand, J. (1966)

  • 79 - Notes on the Subgenus Brachypetalum of the genus Paphiopedilum Erdmann, D. J. (1982)

  • 80 - Flora of the Lesser Leeward and Windward Islands-Orchidaceae Howard, R. A., Garay, L. A., Swed, H. R. (1974)

  • 81 - Flora of the Rio Palenque in Selbyana, v. 4, No. 1-6 Dodson, C.H., Gentry, A. H. (1978)