Haemanthus quadrivalvis Jacq. ('Hairy-leaved Scarlet Haemanthus'
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Original illustration from Curtis's Botanical Magazine, published as plate 1523, 1st January 1813. Watercolour and pencil on paper. This species was introduced into Kew from the Cape of Good Hope by Mr Masson [Masson, Francis (1741-1805)] in 1774. This drawing was made from a plant that flowered in Mr Griffin's conservatory at South Lambeth in October 1812.
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Media ID 654313
Date: 3rd December 2007
Author: Edwards, Sydenham Teast (1768-18
Image Size: 3120 x 3954 Pixels
Filesize is 7.54MB
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Associated Categories: Botanical Art
Associated Categories: Botanical illustrations
Associated Categories: Curtis's Botanical Magazine
Keywords: 19th century, botanical art, red, south africa