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  • Title
    The Alpine Orchids of North Sikkim
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    Description
    With its peculiar geographical environs, this region in the Eastern Himalayas, records more than 4000 species of flowering plants, many of which are rare and endemic to the State only. This exceptional natural gift stimulated botanical pioneers like Sir. J.D.Hooker to transverse the region back as 1848, in completing the epical publication titled, “Flora of (British) India”
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    The Alpine Orchids of North Sikkim
  • Title
    Corybas himalaicus, King and Pantling (Schltr). - the Petal-less orchid.
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    Corybas himalaicus, King and Pantling (Schltr)., the only petal-less orchid of the Himalayas, was re-discovered from the Eastern Himalayas after more than a century.
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    Petal less orchid