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Vintage Botanical Prints – 29 in a series – Magnoliaceæ from Illustrations of the natural orders of plants (1868)

Vintage Botanical Prints – 29 in a series – Magnoliaceæ from from Illustrations of the natural orders of plants (1868) Click for larger image from the Illustrations of the natural orders of plants (1868) by Elizabeth Twining   Buy prints, cards, and more of this historical image Read more on this topic: Vintage Botanical Prints – […]

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 […]

Magnolia liliiflora in my sister’s Ohio garden via Instagram

What are your favorite flowers? Leave a comment and share! Magnolia liliiflora in my sister’s Ohio garden During a recent visit back to Ohio I caught the end of the Spring bloom in my sister’s garden.  She inherited this old garden from the original owners of the home. It had declined a bit with lots of brambles […]