The Loddiges collection of orchids. A catalogue of the first portion of this unrivalled collection of orchids, the plants are in the best possible health, and comprise upwards of 1200 species in 2000 specimens, including all the most rare and splendid varieties in cultivation, many of which are unique. Which will be sold by auction, by Mr. J. C. Stevens, at his great room, 38, King Street, Covent Garden, on Thursday & Friday, the 15th & 16th of May, 1856, at one o'clock precisely.