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Lachenalia quadricolor, 1808 Featured May Image

Lachenalia quadricolor, 1808

Illustration of Lachenalia quadricolor, commonly known as Cape cowslip. Watercolour on paper by Sydenham Edwards, 1808. This is the original illustration painted for Curtis's Botanical Magazine, volume 27, plate 1097.
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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