Lodoicea maldivica, commonly known as coco de mer or double coconut by William Jackson Hooker from Curtis's Botanical Magazine, 1827. Artwork from volume 54, plate 2734.
Curtis's Botanical Magazine is the longest running botanical periodical featuring colour illustrations of plants and has been published continuously since 1787
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732. Palms and Ferns, a scene in the Botanic Garden, Queensland
On the left are Asplenium Nidus, L., with large undivided fronds, and Platycerium grande, J. Sm. ; behind them the arboreous Alsophila australis, R. Br. In the foreground is a slender miniature Palm (Bacularia monostachya, F. Muell.) with coral-red f
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