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Common flax or linseed, botanical vintage engraving
Common flax or linseed is a cultivated food and fiber crop with pale blue flowers. the most known products are edible linseed oil and linen, textile used for bedsheets,clothes and tablecloths.
Corylus avellana or common hazel, botanical vintage engraving
Common hazel is a shrub cultivated for its nuts. Hazelnut, kernel and seeds are edible and rich on proteins usead raw, roasted or ground to paste.
Potato, solanum tuberosum, botanical vintage engraving
Potatoes, well known edible tubers, were introduced from the Andes region approximately four centuries ago. Herbaceous perennial, Solanum tuberosum is the widely cultivated species
Botanical illustration: blackberry or raspberry plant
Print describing the botanical morphology of blackberry perennial plant: palmated leaves, very sharp prickles, flowers and fruits (berries). Blackberry grows also in poor soil. Blowing raspberry is considered highly impolite.
Botanical illustration: sour cherry, of great nutritional value
Print describing the sour cherry tree fruit and the botanical morphology of the beautiful flowers. Sour cherries, known to the Greeks since 300 BC, were cultivated and were also extremely popular with the Persians and the Romans who introduced them … Continued
Botanical illustration: Nymphaea
Antique print describing the botanical morphology of Nymphaea or water-lily plant: aquatic perennial edible herb with ryzomes. It floats on the surface of water and is cultivated for the beautiful flowers in shades of white, pink, blue, yellow as ornamental … Continued