Craig Pittman
Award-winning author of "Oh, Florida!" "The Scent of Scandal" and "Manatee Insanity," and co-author of "Paving Paradise."
For further reading
If you're interested in the subject of orchids, you might also find
these books of interest:

Orchid Fever: A Horticultural Tale of Love, Lust, and Lunacy
by Eric Hansen

The Orchid in Lore and Legend by Luigi Berliocchi

Orchids and Their Conservation by Harold Koopowitz

Tropical Slipper Orchids by Harold Koopowitz

Wild Orchids of Florida
by Paul Martin Brown