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Allium sphaerocephalon, 1794

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Illustration of Allium sphaerocephalon, commonly known as ornamental onion. Hand-coloured lithograph on paper by Sydenham Edwards, 1794. Artwork from Curtis's Botanical Magazine, volume 7, plate 251. Curtis's Botanical Magazine is the longest running botanical periodical featuring colour illustrations of plants and has been published continuously since 1787

Copyright © The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Media ID 20333887

Date: 5th May 2020

Copyright Status: Copyrighted Work

Source: Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

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Job Title: Kew Library

Credit: © The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Filename: Allium_sphaerocephalon_011573-20181105T154616.jpg

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Filesize is 11.20MB

Associated Categories: Curtis's Botanical Magazine

Associated Categories: Bulbs

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