Hundreds of plant species — from lilies, lichens, and arms to mushrooms, mosses, and maples — supplemented by way of appendices on suitable for eating vegetation, medicinal herbs, and crops utilized in ornament and in picture layout. quintessential resource of idea and royalty-free images for designers and artists; a charming compendium for botanists, gardeners, and creditors of previous engravings.
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Cactaceae (cactuses) Echinocactus coptonogonus Cereus multiplex Mammillaria sanguinea Cereus caespitosus Malacocarpus erinaceus Mammillaria dolichocentra Melocactus miquelii PAGE 49. Cactaceae (cactuses) Mammillaria echinus Pilocereus dautwitzii Echinocactus pottsii Pelecyphora aselliformis Astrophyton myriostigma Mammillaria vivipara radiosa Mammillaria longimamma PAGE 50. Cactaceae (cactuses) Phyllocactus roseus grandiflorus Echinocactus wislizeni Opuntia vulgaire Mammillaria schelhasii Pelecyphora pectinata Pereskia zinniaefiora Mammillaria sempervivi PAGE 51.
Ericaceae (heaths, heathers, rhododendrons, azaleas) Erica cerinthoides Erica cerinthoides Erica rubrocalyx Erica fairieana Cassiope tetragona Erica cinerea, pine-leaved heath Erica massonii Erica vestita coccinea Erica vestita coccinea Erica hybrida Erica grandiflora Erica grandiflora PAGE 95. Ericaceae (heathers, rhododendrons) Pernettya mucronata Vaccinium vitis-idaea Gaultheria procumbens, wintergreen Gaylussacia resinosa, black whortleberry Vaccinium corymbosum, swamp huckleberry Gaultheria shallon Oxydendrum arboreum, sorrel tree Pernettya mucronata PAGE 96.
Plant kingdom compendium] Plants : 2400 copyright-free illustrations of flowers, trees, fruits and vegetables / edited by Jim Harter. p. cm. Originally published: The plant kingdom compendium. New York : Bonanza Books, 1988. Includes bibliographical references. ) 9780486130026 1. Plants in art. 2. Wood-engraving—19th century. I. Title. com Table of Contents DOVER PICTORIAL ARCHIVE SERIES Title Page Copyright Page INTRODUCTION SECTION 1 - Botanical Images SECTION 2 - Appendices of Botanical Images GLOSSARY OF PLATE REFERENCES BIBLIOGRAPHY DOVER BOOKS ON PLANTS AND ANIMALS INTRODUCTION As an artist, illustrator, and graphic designer with long experience in working with nineteenth-century engraved images, my intention in putting together this book has been to make available for others an ultimate resource book having the finest available plant images that the late Victorian period had to offer.