orchidist


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orchidist

(ˈɔːkɪdɪst)
n
(Horticulture) an orchid grower
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After his military service, Wiggers worked as a geologist and field inspector for the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, open-space advocate and park-improvement program director, chief horticulturist for a New York City landmark garden, horticultural company owner, Vermont Public Radio classical music host, Illinois State Museum curator, National Park Service ranger, commercial greenhouse manager and orchidist, noted public lecturer and tour guide, and professor on the faculties of Barat College of DePaul University and Lake Forest College.
Oncidiums are very easy to grow, and they are especially recommended to amateur orchidist.
Stout, born in Indiana, introduced his orchidist and gourmet crime solver Nero Wolfe in Ferde-Lance (1934).