Journal of the Hardy Orchid Society
2006 to 2017 Volumes 3 to 14

     


Cover Photograph by
David Pearce

Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
3
Chairman's Note
John Wallington
4-5
HOS Field Trips 2017
6
The Tony Hughes Video Competition
7

Results of Photographic Competition 2016

7-13
Ten Years of Monitoring Butterfly Orchids on Wolstonbury Hill
David Pearce and Katherine Stott
14-19
Growing Hardy Orchids - 2 (Michael Powell)
Moira Tarrant
20-26
Hybrid Helleborines
Richard Mielcarek
27-31
Book Review: “Wild Orchids of Wales”
Mike Gasson
34



Cover Photograph by
Rosemary Webb
     
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Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
111
Chairman's Note
John Wallington
112
The Pollination of European Orchids Part 5: Himantoglossum and Anacamptis,
Two Examples of Deceptive Pollination
Jean Claessens & Jacques Kleynen
114-122
I Will Have to Come Back Next Year 2: Bernese Oberland – Wengenalp
Rosemary Webb
124-126
Longevity – A Key Factor in Orchid Population Dynamics
David Trugill
126-133
HOS Visit to Downe 8th June 2016
Irene Palmer
133-139
Gait Barrows Field Trip
Charlie Philpotts
140-141
     

     


Cover Photograph by
Sue Parker

Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
75
Chairman's Note
John Wallington
76
Results of HOS Plant Show 2016
77-79
Growing Hardy Orchids – 1
Moira Tarrant talks to Steve Clements
Moira Tarrant
81-87

Broad-Leaved Helleborines in Central Scotland

Roy Sexton, Melissa Shaw, Suzanne Burgess & Craig Macadam
88-92
The Sibillini Mountains – Botanic and Gastronomic Wonderland
Sue Parker
93-100
More of the Same … But Better
Book Review
Richard Bateman
101-103
Kefalonia 6th to 20th May 2015
David Morgan
103-106
HOS Science Show at Autumn Meeting
107
Chlorophyll free plants of White Helleborine
Bill Temple
107-108



Cover Photograph by
Tony Hughes
     
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Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
39
Chairman's Note
John Wallington
39
Will Have to Come Back Next Year: Cyprus
Rosemary Webb
41-48
Norfolk Lizard Orchid
Andrew Brown
49-52
The Pollination of European Orchids Part 4: Goodyera and Spiranthes
Jean Claessens and Jacques Kleynen
54-61
West Yorkshire HOS Field Trip 2015 and a Bit More
Charlie Philpotts
61-64
Orchid Hunting in NW Greece (Part 1)
Alan Gendle
65-68
How to Bulk Up Your Wintergreen Orchids for Free
Neil Evans
69-71
Another Site for Ophrys apifera var. cambrensis
Mike Gasson
71

     


Cover Photograph by
Tony Hughes

Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
3
Chairman's Note
John Wallington
3
Remembering Tony Hughes
Celia Wright
5-6
HOS Field Trips 2016
7-8

Newly Examined Specimen Sheet Confirms Earlier Historical Presence of Red Helleborine (Cephalanthera rubra) in the Buckinghamshire Chilterns

Mike Waller
9
Results of Photographic Competition 2015
10-15
Field Trip Reports
16-22
Orchid Safari to Sardinia Spring 2015
Hilary Pickersgill
24-34
Growing Marsh Helleborines in a Garden
Bill Temple
34-35
     



Cover Photograph by
Sue Parker
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Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
111
Chairman's Note
John Wallington
112
Erratum–Earth, Wind, Fire and Ice: Orchid Hunting in Iceland by Richard Bateman & Paula Rudall
113
Orchids in Crete in Autumn
Rosemary Webb
114-124
Modelling Orchid Spread Indicates a Helping Hand is Needed
David Trudgill
124-131
Reflections on an Algarve Gem
Sue Parker
132-135
Book Review: "Wild Orchids of Bedfordshire" by Richard Revels, Chris Boon & Graham Bellamy
Simon Tarrant
136-137
Book Review: "Wild Orchids of Somerset" by Chris Gladman
Les Lewis
138
Broad-leaved Helleborines with Pigment Deficiencies
Richard Mielcarek
139-141
An Interesting Hybrid
Nigel & Lois Harbron
142-143

     
     


Cover Photograph by
Colin & Mischa Rowan

Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
75
Chairman's Note
John Wallington
76
Results of HOS Plant Show 2015
77-81
HOS Photographic Competition 2015
81

Earth, Wind, Fire: Orchid Hunting in Iceland

Richard Bateman & Paula Rudall
83-91
Some Observations of Pollen Vectors in Two Epipactis Orchids
Nick & Frankie Owens
92-99
Bushfires and Orchids in Australia: The Fire-dependent Species
George Tiong & Jim Cootes
100-108



Cover Photograph by
Yiannis Christofides
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Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
39
Chairman's Note
Celia Wright
40
A Cream-Yellow Form of the Heath Fragrant-orchid
Gymnadenia borealis in Ireland
Thomas Ennis
41
French Holiday 2013: Part 3 Vercors
Hilary & Steve Pickersgill
42-50
Helleborine Adventures
Richard Mielcarek
51-53
Cyprus Orchids − An update
Yiannis Christofides
54-60
Orchids on an Ex-refuse Tip
Roy Bailey-Wood
61-64
Book Review − Wild Orchids of the Algarve
Celia Wright
65
Ophrys apifera Huds.var. cambrensis M.J.Clark, var. nov. To Name or Not to Name
Michael Clark
66-67
Dactylorhiza Blight and Its Spread
Dave Trudgill
68-71
An Uncommon Hybrid – Hebridean Spotted-orchid × Frog Orchid
Alan Smith
70
     
     


Cover Photograph by
Alan Parfitt 

Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
3
Chairman's Note
Celia Wright
4
Results of Photographic Competition 2014
5-9
HOS Meetings 2015
10

HOS Field Trips for 2015

Alan Bousfield
10-11
The Ghost Orchid in England – a History:
Part 2 – the Chilterns
Sean Cole
12-22
Himantoglossum metlesicsianum in Northern Tenerife:
An Endangered Orchid
Jean Claessens
23-29
Hybrid Speculation
Tony Hughes
30-35



Cover Photograph by
Julia Wilkinson
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Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
111
Chairman's Note
Celia Wright
112
Preparing Semi-Abstract Orchid Paintings
Julia Wilkinson
114-115
French Holiday 2013: Part 2 Aude
Hilary & Steve Pickersgill
115-123
The Ghost Orchid in England − a History: Part 1 − the West
Sean Cole
124-129
Reports from the 2014 HOS Field Trips − Part One
Alan Blousfield
130-142
     
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Cover Photograph by
Mike Gasson

Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
75
Chairman's Note
Celia Wright
76
Results of HOS Plant Show 2014
77-79
Plumbing the Depths: A Review of Recent Research on Terrestrial Orchid Mycorrhizae
Richard Bateman
81-93

Some Observations on Dactylorhiza fuchsii × Gymnadenia conopsea Hybrids Found in the Chilterns

Richard Hogg
93-96
Variations of the Genus Cephalanthera on Estonian Island of Saaremaa
Tarmo Pikner
96-103
HOS Field Trip for Norfolk Fen Orchids
Mike Gasson
103-104
Fen Orchids Endangered by Water Abstraction
105
Ghost Orchid Project 2014
Sean Cole
106
Frogs and Twayblades
Mike Gasson
107



Cover Photograph by
Hilary Pickersgill
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Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
39
Chairman's Note
Celia Wright
39-40
More 2013 Photographic Show Winners
40-41
HOS Field Trips 2013
Malcolm Brownsword
42-54
Mistaken identification
Alan Gendle
55
French Holiday 2013: Part 1 Aveyron
Hilary & Steve Pickersgill
56-62
The pollination of European Orchids Part 3: Limodorum and Epipactis
Jean Claessens & Jacques Kleynen
64-72
     
     
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Cover Photograph by
Tony Hughes

Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
3
Chairman's Note
Celia Wright
3-4
Field Trips 2014
Malcolm Brownsword
5-7
Results of Photographic Competition 2013
7-11
Platanthera ×hybrida in Mid Wales
Mike Waller
12-13
Moth pollinators of Greater Butterfly Orchids Platanthera chlorantha in Central Scotland
Roy Sexton
14-22
Chlorophyll deficient Epipactis helleborine
John Spencer
24-25
Orchids in the Dolomites
Yiannis Christofides
26-31
A Sunny Morning in Kent − July 2013
Rosemary Webb
32-33
Members' Photographs and Personal Websites
Mike Gasson
34
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Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
111-112
Chairman's Note
Celia Wright
112
The Pollination of European Orchids: Part 2: Cypripedium and Cephalanthera
Jean Claessens & Jacques Kleynen
114-120
The Oxwich Epipactis
Mike Clark
120-121
Brockham Lime Works
Tom Turner
122-126
Hybrid Orchid New to the UK in Cumbria
Alan Gendle
128-129
Sicily
Paul Harcourt Davies
130-142
     
     
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Cover Photograph by
Jean Claessens &
Jacques Kleynen

Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
75
Chairman's Note
Celia Wright
76
Proposed Increase in the HOS Subscription
John Wallington
77
Plant Show 2013
David Hughes
79-81
The Pollination of the European Orchids Part 1: Introduction and the Genera Orchis and Dactylorhiza
Jean Claessens & Jacques Kleynen
83-89
Yet Another Article on Bee Orchid Variants
Stan Jordan
89-92
Book Review: Eesti Orchideed
Simon Tarrant
92-93
New Creative Image Class for the Photographic Show
Celia Wright
93-94
Orchid Conservation Initiatives in Western Australia: The Adopt an Orchid Project (ADORP)
Jeremy Storey, Andrew Brown, George Tiong & Jim Coates
95-103
Members' Photographs and Personal Websites
Mike Gasson
103-104
Response to "Much Ado About Almost Nothing? Part 3"
John Sumpter & Alan Parfitt
105-107


Cover Photograph by
Mike Gasson
S
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Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
39
Chairman's Note
Celia Wright
39
Changes to Photographic Show Rules and Classes
41-42
More Photographic Show Winners from 2012
42-47
Why Identification Guides Don't Always Work
Richard Bateman
48-60
Pollination in the Early-purple Orchid
Mike Gasson
60-66
Book Review: Hardy Cypripedium Species, Hybrids and Cultivation
Celia Wright
67-68
Book Review: Ophrys d'Italia
Paul Harcourt Davies
68-71
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Cover Photograph by
Tony Hughes

Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
3
Chairman's Note
Celia Wright
3-4
Hardy Orchid Society Publicity
Simon Tarrant
5
Field Meetings 2013
Malcolm Brownsword
5-6
Results of Photographic Competition 2012
7-11
Further Notes on Orchis purpurea Herbivory and Conservation
Alfred Gay
12-15
HOS Summer Field Trips 2012
Malcolm Brownsword
16-24
Much Ado About Nothing? Part 3
Svante Malmgren & John Haggar
24-32
Something - Further Thoughts on Rare Orchid Conservation
Mike Gasson
33-35


Cover Photograph by
Rosemary Webb
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Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
111
Chairman's Note
Celia Wright
111
The Most Exciting Day of 2005
Rosemary Webb
114-120
Much Ado About Nothing? Part Two
Svante Malmgren & John Haggar
121-127
Taxonomic Diversity of Dactylorhiza on Saaremaa
Tarmo Pikner
128-143
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JHOS July 2012 Vol.9 No.3



Cover Photograph by
Mike Gasson
Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
75
Chairman's Note
Celia Wright
76
Plant Show 2012
77-81
Reports From Early 2012 Field Trips
82-84
Much Ado About Nothing? Part One
John Haggar & Svante Malmgren
85-90
Book Review: End Of A Greek Odyssey
Richard Bateman
91-93
The B1 Fungus Is A Ceratobasidium
Tony Heys
93-97
Orchid Conservation On Wolstonbury Hill
David Pearce
98-100
On and Around Box Hill
Tom Turner
100-106
Possible Hybrid In Rhodes
Lorne Edwards
106-107

 

JHOS April 2012 Vol.9 No.2



Cover Photograph by
Paul Harcourt Davies
Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
39
Chairman's Note
Celia Wright
40
Identifying Hybrid Orchids
Alan Gendle
41-48
Book Review: "Growing Hardy Orchids"
Moira Tarrant
49-50
What's In A Face
Paul Harcourt Davies
51-58
Propagating Orchids From Seed From An Amateur's Perspective
John Haggar
59-66
Conservation - 2011
Bill Temple
68
More 2011 Photograhic Show Winners
68-71

 

JHOS January 2012 Vol.9 No.1

Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
3

Cover Photograph by
Robert Thompson
Chairman's Note
Celia Wright
3
Photographic Competition 2011
5-9
Field Meetings 2011
Malcolm Brownsword
10-11
A Glimpse In An Orchidological Mirror - Book Review
Richard Bateman
11-13
Herbivore Pressure On Orchid Populations - Nipper's Revisited
David Johnson
14-15
Lost Ladies - Does It Matter?
Mike Gasson
15-17
Orchis mascula - Observations And Questions
Nigel & Lois Harbron
19-21
Central Apennines May 16th To 25th 2011
John Spencer, Robert Thompson & Mike Parsons
22-32
Variation In Bee Orchids
Richard Mielcarek
32-33
Discovery of Dactylorhiza praetermissa × Gymnadenia densiflora
Michael Clark
34-35

 

JHOS October 2011 Vol.8 No.4
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Cover Photograph by
Jean Claessens
Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
111
Chairman's Note
Celia Wright
112
Field Trips 2011
Malcolm Brownsword
114-123
They Are Only Weeds - A Conservation Battle
Peter Fitchett
124-126
Occurence of Dactylorhiza purpurella var. cambrensis in Ireland
Thomas Ennis
127-132
Odour of Himantoglossum hircinum
Ian Phillips
133-134
Book Review: "The Flower of the European Orchid"
Simon Tarrant
135
Books About British Orchids - A Personal View
Keith Fry
136-143

 

JHOS July 2011 Vol.8 No.3
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Cover Photograph by
Simon Mackie
Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
75
Chairman's Note
Celia Wright
76
HOS Photography Competition 2010
76-78
Ophrys apifera var. botteronii In Britain
Simon Mackie, Richard Mielcarek & Les Lewis
79-83
My New Zealand Trip In 2010
Graham Giles
84-86
Neottianthe cucculata In Poland
Mike Parsons
87-90
Orchids In The Herbarium Of Felix Platter
Phillip Cribb
90-97
Howell Hill Local Nature Reserve
Tom Turner
98-100
Orchid Hunting On Saaremaa
Simon Tarrant
101-106

 

JHOS April 2011 Vol.8 No.2
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Cover Photograph by
Gianpiero Ferrari

Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
39
Chairman's Note
Celia Wright
39
Plant Show 2011
40-43
Observations On The Herbridean Marsh-orchid In The Outer Hebrides
Frank Horsman
44-47
Two Steps Forward, One Step Back: Deciphering British and Irish Marsh-orchids
Richard Bateman
48-59
From Maize Fields To Orchid Meadows - The Restoration Of Meadows In The Ajoie In The Swiss Jura
Samuel Sprunger
60-65
A Visit To Abruzzo
Gianpiero Ferrari
66-69
A New Dactylorhiza Mutation
Mark Smyth
70

 

JHOS January 2011 Vol.8 No.1
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Cover Photograph by
Tony Hughes
Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
3
Chairman's Note
Celia Wright
3
Field Trips 2011
Malcolm Brownsword
4-5
Conservation Update
Bill Temple
6
Comment On Hartslock Hybrids
Bill Temple
6
Photographic Competition Winners
7-11
In The Footsteps Of Renz: Orchids In Iran
Karel Kreutz & John Spencer
12-24
Studies On Epipactis helleborine s.l. Kenfig NNR
Michael Clark
24-28
"Not-Always-Black" Vanillas!
Tony Hughes
30-34
Open Days, A Cautionary Tale
Roy Bailey-Wood & Roger Gilbert
34

 

JHOS October 2010 Vol.7 No.4
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Cover Photograph by
Robert Thompson
Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
111
Chairman's Report
Celia Wright
112
Report On 2010 Field Trips
David Hughes
114-117
Dactylorhiza Blight
Isobyl La Croix
117-118
Where Does Orchid Conservation End And Gardening Begin?
Richard Bateman
119-133
Croatia: Land Of The Falling Lakes
John Spencer, Robert Thompson & Mike Parsons
134-143

 

JHOS July 2010 Vol.7 No.3
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Cover Photograph by
Mike Gasson
Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
75
Update On HOS Autumn Meetings
Celia Wright
76
Photography Competition 2010
76-77
Plant Show Results
77-81
Monster At The Plant Show
Mike Gasson
82-84
Notes On Dactylorhiza hatagirea (D. Don) Soó
David McCartney
84-85
Gilbert White's Orchids
Phillip Cribb & David Roberts
86-93
Cypripediums In SW China: Part 2 Sichuan
Celia Wright
94-103
Gargano - Further Findings And Musings
Paul Harcourt Davies
103-106

 

JHOS April 2010 Vol.7 No.2
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Cover Photograph by
Tony Heys
Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
39
Change Of Venue For Autumn Southern Meeting
Celia Wright
40
Report On 2011 Kidlington Meeting
David Hughes
40-42
More 2009 Photographic Competition Winners
42-44
Cypripediums In SW China: Part 1 Yunnan
Celia Wright
45-52
Gargano - Europe's Finest Natural Rockery
Paul Harcourt Davies
54-62
Springtime In Corsica
Tony Hughes
62-71

 

JHOS January 2010 Vol.7 No.1
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Cover Photograph by
Robert Thompson
Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
Photographic Competition Winners 2009
Comments On The Digital Photography Competition
Pete Murray
Report On THe 2009 Wisley Meeting
David Hughes
Field Trips 2010
David Hughes
Ghost Orchid Rediscovered In Britain After 23 Years
Mark Jannink & Tim Rich
Ghost Tales
Paul Harcourt Davies
Corfu Revisited
Mike Parsons
Update On UK Orchids In 2009
Sean Cole
Book Review: Orchidee d'Italia - The Orchids of Italy
Paul Harcourt Davies

 

JHOS October 2009 Vol.6 No.4
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Cover Photograph by
Mike Gasson
Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
111
Hardy Orchid Society Discussion Forum
Moira Tarrant
111
Chairman's Report
David Hughes
112
Addendum to "Ireland's Wild Orchids" Book Review
112
Reports From The 2009 Field Trips
114-121
A First Field Trip
Vikki Batten
121
A Trip To Israel
John Spencer
122-129
Elba, Boars And Chestnuts
Paul Harcourt Davies
130-136
HOS Platanthera Spur-length Suvey Concludes: Correlation Between Spur Length And Leaf Width Is Weak
Richard Bateman
136-140
Conservation Find
Alan Gendle
141

 

JHOS July 2009 Vol.6 No.3
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Cover Photograph by
Paul Harcourt Davies
Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
75
Report From HOS Meeting At Kidlington
David Hughes
75-77
Rules And Classes For Photographic Show
David Hughes
77
HOS Plant Show 2009
Malcolm Brownsword
78-81
Book Review: "Ireland's Wild Orchids: A Field Guide"
Richard Bateman
83-84
Book Review: "Orchids Of Britain And Ireland: A Field And Site Guide"
Celia Wright
84-85
Book Review: "The Orchids Of Ireland"
Richard Bateman
85-87
What's In A Name? 2. The Even Heavier Responsibility Of Coining A New Name
Richard Bateman
88-99
Italy: By The Seaside
Paul Harcourt Davies
100-106

 

JHOS April 2009 Vol.6 No.2
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Cover Photograph by
Mike Clark
Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
39
Chairman's Corner
David Hughes
39-40
Photographic Competition 2008
40-42
Orchids Of Kenfig NNR, South Wales
Mike Clark
44-47
A Southern France Miscellany
Les Lewis
48-52
What's In A Name? 1. The Heavy Responsibility Of Using A Previously Described Name
Richard Bateman
53-63
The Princess Risborough Helleborines
Simon Harrap
64-67
OrchidIreland
Tom Curtis & Robert Thompson
67-69
Book Review: "Orchidee Regine Dei Fiori"
Paul Harcourt Davies
69-70

 

JHOS January 2009 Vol.6 No.1
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Cover Photograph by
Robert Thompson
Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
3
HOS Meetings 2009
3
HOS Field Trips 2009
David Hughes
4-5
Report On Autumn Meeting At Wisley
David Hughes
5-6
Essex Orchids
Mike Parsons
8
Photographic Competition Winners
8-13
Italian Orchid Year 2008 - Annus Pretty Blooming Mirabilis
Paul Harcourt Davies
14-22
Sicily 9th - 19th April 2008
Mike Parsons
22-30
Field-baesd Molecular Identification In The Next Decade?
Richard Bateman
31-34

 

JHOS October 2008 Vol.5 No.4
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Cover Photograph by
Graham Goodfellow
Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
111
HOS Meeting At Wisley
113
HOS Photographic Show 2008
113-114
2008 Field Trip Reports
David Hughes
114-117
Report Of HOS Meeting, Harlow Carr
David Hughes
117
Conservation News
Bill Temple
118
Drakensberg 2007, Part 2
Graham Goodfellow
120-127
Cyprus Days
Paul Harcourt Davies
127-133
A Tour With Wildlife Travel
Jean Stowe
133-136
Book Review: Robert Bowmer "British Orchids - A Site Guide"
Mike Gasson
136-137
Naming New Orchid Taxa - A Reply But Not An Answer
Les Lewis
138-143

 

JHOS July 2008 Vol.5 No.3
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Cover Photograph by
Paul Harcourt Davies
Editorial Note
Editorial Note
75
Report On Kidlington and AGM
David Hughes
75-77
Plant Show Results
77-80
Drakensberg 2007, Part 1
Graham Goodfellow
81-86
Naming New Orchid Taxa: What Are The Rules?
Sean Cole
86-90
Steven's Orchids
Paul Harcourt Davies
91-95
Are There 25 Or 250 Orchid Species?
Svante Malmgren
95-100
Florida Orchid Safari
Mike Parsons
101-106
Conservation Note
Bill Temple
106

 

JHOS April 2008 Vol.5 No.2
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Cover Photograph by
Robert Thompson
Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
39
Report From The Chairman
David Hughes
39-40
More On Badgers Or Birds
Alan Blackman
40
HOS Plant Show 2008
Malcolm Brownsword
41
Reprint Of "The Genus Cypripedium"
42
More Photographic Competition Winners
43-46
A Holiday In A Long Thin Country
Bill Temple
47-53
Ophrys ×royanensis And Other Ophrys insectifera Hybrids
Mike Gasson
54-58
How Did "Young's Helleborine" Originate?
Stan Jordan
58-60
Spain Part 2: Picos de Europa
Joihn Spencer
60-67
Cyprus March 2005
Peter & Pauline Mottershead
68-70

 

JHOS January 2008 Vol.5 No.1
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Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
3


Cover Photograph by
John Spencer
Report From The Chairman
David Hughes
3-5
HOS Field Trips 2008
David Hughes
5
Photographic Competition 2007
Tony Hughes
6-10
Update On British Orchids
Karel Kreutz
11-16
American Native Orchid Conference, Oregon 2006
Mike Parsons
16-20
Ongoing Platanthera Spur-length Survey, A Great Success
Richard Bateman & Roy Sexton
20-23
Are The Nippers Badgers Or Birds
Derek Larter
23-24
West Country Inbreeding: The Avon Gorge Ophrys apifera var. trollii
John Spencer
25
An Unusual Floral Mutant Of The Common Spotted-orchid
Stan Jordan
26-27
Book Review: The Orchid Genera Anacamptis, Orchis and Neotinia
Richard Manuel
27-29
Book Review: An Enduring Obsession With Sex
Richard Bateman
29-33
Threats To The Aberdeenshire Coast
Bill Temple
34

 

JHOS October 2007 Vol.4 No.4
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Cover Photograph by
Robert Thompson
s
Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
111
Photo Story 3
Iain Wright
112
HOS Photographic Show 2007
112-113
Orchids South Of The 45th Parallel - Southern France
Alan Blackman
114-119
Hartslock Hybrids And Green Hairstreak
Malcolm Brownsword
119
Spain Part 1: Cuenca
John Spencer
120-127
A Hyperchromic Dactylorhiza praetermissa
John Spencer
128
The Orchids Of Chios
Mike Taylor & Les Lewis
129-137
The Swiss Orchid Foundation - Website Review
137
Field Trip Reports
David Hughes
138-142

 

JHOS July 2007 Vol.4 No.3
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Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
75

Cover Photograph by
Tony Hughes
HOS AGM and Spring Meeting
David Hughes
76
Northern Meeting at RHS Harlow Carr
77
Plant Show Results
77-81
Orchids Of Western Tuscany 2. Apuan And Orecchiellan Apls
Richard Bateman & Paula Rudall
82-88
Beetlemania
Tony Hughes
88-90
Chloraea chrysantha
Robin Alabaster
90-91
History Of The HOS
Tony Hughes
92-95
Three Steps Behind An Orchid Anorak
Diana Hughes
95-99
Orchid Observations: Epipactis helleborine
Stan Jordan
99
Peterborough Show 2007
Maren Talbot
100-104
Book Review: Splitters Versus Lumpers: A KO
Richard Bateman
104-106

 

JHOS April 2007 Vol.4 No.2
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Cover Photograph by
Mike Gasson
s
Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
39
Photographic Competition Second Place Winners
40-43
Orchids Of Western Tuscany: 1. Elba
Richard Bateman & Paula Rudall
44-52
The Early Marsh Orchid In Northern Europe: VII The Nominate Variety
John Haggar
52-58
Dactylorhiza incarnata At Holme Dunes
Mike Gasson
58-59
Survey Of The Spurs Of European Butterfly Orchids
Richard Bateman & Roy Sexton
60-63
Site Secrecy
Bill Temple
64
Cambriensis In Cumbria
Nigel & Lois Habron
65-67
Sources Of Small Research Grants For Orchid-Related Research
Richard Bateman
68-70

 

JHOS January 2007 Vol.4 No.1
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Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
3

Cover Photograph by
Robert Thompson
HOS Field Trips 2007
David Hughes
3-4
HOS Meetings
Tony Hughes
4-5
Photographic Competition 2006
Eric Webster
6-13
Submitting Entries To The Photographic Competition
Jon Evans
14-18
Book Review: "Close-up & Macro, A Photographer's Guide"
Mike Gasson
18-19
Book Review: Illustrated Checklist: Orchids Of Chios, Inouses & Psara
Les Lewis
19-20
Our Gargano Gallery
Phil & Gwen Phillips
21-29
Slugs And Snails
Bill Temple
30
Lady And The Slug
Mark Hacker
31
You're Sure Of A Big Surprise
Tom Ennis
31-32
Correspondence On The Site Secrecy Debate
32-34

 

JHOS October 2006 Vol.3 No.4
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Cover Photograph by
Robert Thompson
Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
99
HOS Autumn Meeting
100
Some New Discoveries On THe Greek Island Of Chios
Les Lewis
101-103
2006 Field Trip Reports
David Hughes
104-109
Some Easy To Grow Hardy Orchids
Malcolm Brownsword
110-111
An Orchid Excursion In The Dordogne
Nick Carthy
112-115
Orchid Mycorrhiza - In Intimate Association
Colin Clay
115-117
The Best Greek "Island"? A Peloponnese Circuit
John Spencer
118-127
Letter To The Editor
Pamela Scraton
127
Reply To Pamela Scraton
Richard Bateman
128-129
Conservation News
Bill Temple
129

 

JHOS July 2006 Vol.3 No.3
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Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
67

Cover Photograph by
Mike Gasson
HOS AGM And Spring Meeting
67-69
Conservation Officer's Report
Bill Temple
69-70
Conservation News
Bill Temple
70
HOS Plant Show 2006
Eric & Doreen Webster
71-76
Book Review: Orchids Of Mexico
Richard Bateman
76-77
Book Review: Genera Orchidacearum 4
Richard Bateman
77-78
An Intergeneric Cross Between Serapias And Ophrys
John Haggar
79
The Origin Of (Pseudo)Species By Means Of Natural Selection: A Cypriot Conundrum
Richard Bateman
80-83
Suffolk Roadside Nature Reserves
Mike Gasson
84-85
Orchid Conservation Activities On The Isle Of Islay
Richard & Mavis Gulliver
86-88
Pollination Of European Orchids - Part 2
Tony Hughes
89-94

 

JHOS April 2006 Vol.3 No.2
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Cover Photograph by
Guenther Blaich
Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
35
Spring Meeting 30th April 2006
Roger Gelder
36
Guidelines For HOS Plant Shows
37-39
Pollination Of European Orchids - Part 1
Tony Hughes
39-44
Step Softly: Environmental Stewardship
Alan Kindred
44-46
Disas In The Wild And In Cultivation
Marilyn Light
47-49
A Tale Of Two (Or More) Composts
Mick Peck
49-51
Visit To Cyprus February 2004
Peter & Pauleen Mottershead
51-53
Mullagh More Orchids
Nigel & Lois Harbron
54-56
American Native Orchid Conference 2005
Mike Parsons
57-59
Book Review: "Les Orchidées de France, Belgique et Luxembourg"
Richard Manuel
60
Book Review: "Les Orchidées Sauvages De France Grand Nature"
Richard Manuel
61

 

JHOS January 2006 Vol.3 No.1
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Editorial Note
Mike Gasson
3

Cover Photograph by
Robert Thompson
Looking Back - Looking Forward
Tony Hughes
4-5
Photographic Competition 2005
Eric Webster
5-11
The Hardy Orchid Society Seed Bank And You
Philip Seaton
12-18
Pleione Culture
Maren Talbot
18-19
Unusual Epipactis On The Cumbrian Limestone
Alan Gendle
20-21
Chasing Ghosts
John Spencer
22-24
Aggregate Scores
25-26
Ophrys apifera Fungi
Ted Weeks
26-27
A Note On The Fly × Bee Hybrids
Robert Kempster
27
Book Review: "Growing Hardy Orchids"
Jim Hill
28
Book Review: Flora's Orchids
Mike Gasson
28-29
Book Review: "Wild Orchids Across North America"
Mike Gasson
29