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Vintage Botanical Prints – 15 in a series – Naranja Alotonilco variety of oranges (1904) via U.S. Department of Agriculture Pomological Watercolor Collection

Vintage Botanical Prints – 15 in a series – Naranja Alotonilco variety of oranges (1904) via U.S. Department of Agriculture Pomological Watercolor Collection Click for larger Image from U.S. Department of Agriculture Pomological Watercolor Collection Buy prints and cards of this historical image Read more on this topic: Vintage Botanical Prints – 7 in a series […]

Vintage Botanical Prints – 14 in a series – Vintage Tulip “Admiral van Enkhuizen” from Nederlandsch bloemwerk (Dutch flower arrangements) (1894)

Vintage Botanical Prints – 14 in a series – Vintage Tulip “Admiral van Enkhuizen” from Nederlandsch bloemwerk (Dutch flower arrangements) (1894) Click for larger Image from Nederlandsch bloemwerk (1794) via the Internet Archive Buy prints and cards of this historical image Read more on this topic: Vintage Botanical Prints – 6 in a series – […]

Vintage Botanical Prints – 13 in a series – Pear Beurré Giffard from The florist and pomologist (1879)

Vintage Botanical Prints – 13 in a series – Pear Beurré Giffard from The florist and pomologist (1879) Buy this print Click for larger Image from The florist and pomologist (1879) Buy copies of this print and more! Read more on this topic: Vintage Botanical Prints – 5 in a series – “Countess of Rosebery” from […]

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents – 52 in a series – Pereskiva from The Cactaceae (1919)

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents – 52 in a series – Pereskiva from The Cactaceae (1919) from The Cactaceae. v.1. Washington, Carnegie Institution of Washington,1919-1923. Buy copies of this print Follow @agardenersnotebook on Instagram Like A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Find more books on Bookshop and Help Indie Book Stores! * A portion of each […]

Vintage Botanical Prints – 12 in a series – Passiflora kermesina print from The floral cabinet and magazine of exotic botany (1837)

Vintage Botanical Prints – 12 in a series – Passiflora kermesina print from The floral cabinet and magazine of exotic botany (1837) Buy this print Click for larger Image from The floral cabinet and magazine of exotic botany (1837) via The Internet Archive A slender climbing shrub, with a smooth round dark-green stem. The leaves […]

Garden Leaves: Magnolia grandiflora via Instagram

Garden Leaves: Magnolia grandiflora Spotted in a neighbor’s yard during our evening walk. Even the leaves of this tree are large and dramatic, just like its flowers. Often we focus on the flowers of our garden plants while ignoring the leaves that provide then background and structure for those blooms to shine. Let’s give the […]

Dazzling Dahlias – 42 in a series – Dahlia simplex from Choix des plus belles fleurs :et des plus beaux fruits (1833)

Dazzling Dahlias – 42 in a series – Dahlia simplex from Choix des plus belles fleurs :et des plus beaux fruits (1833) from Choix des plus belles fleurs :et des plus beaux fruits (183 via Biodiversity Heritage Library An interesting link found among my daily reading Read more on this topic: Dazzling Dahlias – 20 […]

Vintage Botanical Prints – 11 in a series – Apple Blossoms from Flower pictures (1914) by Maude Angell

Vintage Botanical Prints – 11 in a series – Apple Blossoms from Flower pictures (1914) by Maude Angell Click for larger Image from Bouquet from Flower pictures (1914) by Maude Angell via the Internet Archive Buy prints and cards of this historical image Read more on this topic: Vintage Botanical Prints – 1 in a […]

Vintage Botanical Prints – 10 in a series – Shewy Fig-Marigold Botanical Print (1797) from The botanical magazine, or, Flower-garden displayed … / by William Curtis. Volume 11, 1797

Vintage Botanical Prints – 10 in a series – Shewy Fig-Marigold Botanical Print (1797) from The botanical magazine, or, Flower-garden displayed … / by William Curtis. Volume 11, 1797 Click for larger Image from The botanical magazine, or, Flower-garden displayed … / by William Curtis. Volume 11, 1797 Buy prints and cards of this historical image […]

Vintage Botanical Prints – 9 in a series – Ilex Aquifolium (Holly) from Treaty Of Trees And Shrubs Grown In France In The Field (1801) via The New York Public Library Digital Collections

Vintage Botanical Prints – 9 in a series – Ilex Aquifolium (Holly) from Treaty Of Trees And Shrubs Grown In France In The Field (1801) via The New York Public Library Digital Collections Click for larger Image from the Digital Public Library of America Buy prints and cards of this historical image Read more on this […]