New Zealand has some 120 different native orchids, and a specialist orchid group, The New Zealand Native Orchid
Group, encourages and facilitates the study of these plants.
It publishes a quarterly Journal with authoritative articles on these plants and on areas of common imterest.The
annual subscription is $25 in NZ. $30 elsewhere. The Editor can be contacted at email@example.com.
The Group also publishes a number of periodicals the most important being the following -.
Typical pages include drawings, plant details, distribution, identification features.
This publication costs members of the Group $20, and is highly recommended as a field guide.
The Editor of the Journal Ian St. George has produced a commercially available fully illustrated with colour photographs
guide to the NZ Native orchids. This publication is highly recommended.
Within the country is costs around $50 from booksellers. Basically it is a colour version of the above publication.
The Group website has lots of additional information, including a list of genera and species. A number of Journal
articles are also included. NZ Native Orchid
Group website address
NZ Native Orchid Group
Site established 9th May 1998