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Lilium szovitsianum.

From Flore des Serres et des Jardins de l’Europe (Flowers of the Greenhouses and Gardens of Europe) vol. 5, by Charles Lemaire, Michael Scheidweiler, and Louis van Houtte, Ghent, 1848.

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Lilium szovitsianum.

From Flore des Serres et des Jardins de l’Europe (Flowers of the Greenhouses and Gardens of Europe) vol. 5, by Charles Lemaire, Michael Scheidweiler, and Louis van Houtte, Ghent, 1848.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, July 19, 2014
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Camellia Archiduchesse Augusta.

From Flore des Serres et des Jardins de l’Europe (Flowers of the Greenhouses and Gardens of Europe) vol. 5, by Charles Lemaire, Michael Scheidweiler, and Louis van Houtte, Ghent, 1848.

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Camellia Archiduchesse Augusta.

From Flore des Serres et des Jardins de l’Europe (Flowers of the Greenhouses and Gardens of Europe) vol. 5, by Charles Lemaire, Michael Scheidweiler, and Louis van Houtte, Ghent, 1848.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, July 19, 2014
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Hippeastrum reticulatum (synonym: Amaryllis reticulata).

From Flore des Serres et des Jardins de l’Europe (Flowers of the Greenhouses and Gardens of Europe) vol. 5, by Charles Lemaire, Michael Scheidweiler, and Louis van Houtte, Ghent, 1848.

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Hippeastrum reticulatum (synonym: Amaryllis reticulata).

From Flore des Serres et des Jardins de l’Europe (Flowers of the Greenhouses and Gardens of Europe) vol. 5, by Charles Lemaire, Michael Scheidweiler, and Louis van Houtte, Ghent, 1848.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, July 19, 2014
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Curcuma petiolata (synonym: Curcuma cordata).

From Flore des Serres et des Jardins de l’Europe (Flowers of the Greenhouses and Gardens of Europe) vol. 5, by Charles Lemaire, Michael Scheidweiler, and Louis van Houtte, Ghent, 1848.

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Curcuma petiolata (synonym: Curcuma cordata).

From Flore des Serres et des Jardins de l’Europe (Flowers of the Greenhouses and Gardens of Europe) vol. 5, by Charles Lemaire, Michael Scheidweiler, and Louis van Houtte, Ghent, 1848.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, July 19, 2014
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Hoffmania discolor (synonym: Campylobotrys discolor).

From Flore des Serres et des Jardins de l’Europe (Flowers of the Greenhouses and Gardens of Europe) vol. 5, by Charles Lemaire, Michael Scheidweiler, and Louis van Houtte, Ghent, 1848.

(Source: archive.org)

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Hoffmania discolor (synonym: Campylobotrys discolor).

From Flore des Serres et des Jardins de l’Europe (Flowers of the Greenhouses and Gardens of Europe) vol. 5, by Charles Lemaire, Michael Scheidweiler, and Louis van Houtte, Ghent, 1848.

(Source: archive.org)

Friday, July 18, 2014
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Worcester College, from the gardens.

William Matthison, From Fifty water-colour drawings of Oxford, with brief description notes by Edward C. Alden, Oxford, circa 1900 (?).

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Worcester College, from the gardens.

William Matthison, From Fifty water-colour drawings of Oxford, with brief description notes by Edward C. Alden, Oxford, circa 1900 (?).

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, September 21, 2013
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Front cover from Our village, by Mary Russell Mitford, illustrated by Hugh Thomson, London, New York,  1893.

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Front cover from Our village, by Mary Russell Mitford, illustrated by Hugh Thomson, London, New York, 1893.

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Tuesday, August 27, 2013
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Headpiece ornament to chapter 5.

Hercule (?) Catenacci, from Voyage autour de mon jardin (Journey around my garden), by  Alphonse Karr, Paris, 1851.

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Headpiece ornament to chapter 5.

Hercule (?) Catenacci, from Voyage autour de mon jardin (Journey around my garden), by Alphonse Karr, Paris, 1851.

(Source: archive.org)

Monday, May 27, 2013