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Sparaxis pulcherrimum, 1866

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Current accepted plant name is Dierama pulcherrimum, commonly known as angel's fishing rod, wandflower or hairbell. Hand-coloured lithograph on paper by Walter Hood Fitch, 1866. Artwork from Curtis's Botanical Magazine, volume 92, plate 5555. 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 20268069

Date: 13th October 2020

Copyright Status: Copyrighted Work

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

Filename: Dierama pulcherrimum_00000725_2048.tiff

Image Size: 830 x 1516 Pixels

Filesize is 0.55MB

Associated Categories: Curtis's Botanical Magazine

Associated Categories: Bulbs

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