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Common laburnum or golden rain, botanical vintage engraving
Common laburnum or golden rain is an ornamental tree with pea like golden yellow pendulous flowers with sweet scent. The seeds are legumes extremely poisonous.
Holly, botanical vintage engraving
Holly is an evergreen flowering plant with glossy leaves with spiny margins, flowers are greenish, the fruits are drupes red or brown or black and ripen in winter. The branches are used as Christmas decorations. The fruits are toxic for … Continued
Althaea officinalis, botanical vintage engraving
Althaea officinalis or common marshmallow is a medicinal and ornamental plant.The leaves are soft and velvety and used in traditional herbal medicine, the flowers are of pale colors, the roots fibrous and tough, the plant is edible.
Verbascum or mullein, botanical vintage engraving
Verbascum or mullein is a plant flowering for lon periods of time, the leaves are hairy spirally arranged, the flowers have five petals and many colors from yellow to purple and blue; used in gardening and landscaping and in herbal … Continued
Capsicum annuum, botanical vintage engraving
Capsicum annuum is a plant native from North and South America extensively cultivated in a variety of shapes and size of peppers both mild and hot from bell peppers to chili peppers. Flowers are white, the fruits are berries can … Continued
Vitis vinifera or common grape vine, botanical vintage engraving
Vitis vinifera or common grape vine is native of Mediterranean region, the leaves are alternate and palmated. The berry is known as grape, can be green or purple, it is eaten fresh or processed to make wine or dried to … Continued
Rhododendron ferrugineum or alpenrose, botanical vintage engraving
Rhododendron ferrugineum or alpenrose is an evergreen shrub growing above the tree line with pink red or purple clusters of bell shaped flowers.The plant is mildly toxic.The undersides of the leaves are covered in rust-brown spots, hence the name.
Rosemary or rosmarinus officinalis, botanical vintage engraving
Rosemary is a perennial herb with needle like fragrant leaves and pink or purple or blue flowers native of Mediterranean area.The needles are used to flavoring food and roasted meat. it is cultivated also as decorative plant in landscaping and … Continued
Sambucus nigra or European black edelberry, botanical vintage engraving
Sambucus nigra or European black edelberry is an ornamental plant with white flowers, the berries are glossy dark purple mildly poisonous if unripe. The green parts are poisonous and the cooked berries can be used for jam or jelly
Sour cherry (prunus cerasus) flowers, botanical vintage engraving
Vintage print describing the beautiful flowers of sour cherry tree Sour cherries known to the Greeks in 300 BC, were cultivated and also extremely popular with Persians and the Romans who introduced them into Britain.