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Snake’s head fritillary or Fritillaria meleagris , botanical vintage engraving
Fritillaria meleagris or chequered lily is a flowering plant with a chequered pattern on the flowers usually purple, the bulb contains poisonous alkaloids
Heracleum mantegazzianum or giant hogweed, botanical vintage engraving
Giant hogweed also known as wild rhubarb is an ornamental toxic plant with seed capsules and white umbrella-like flowers.
Medical garden at medicine faculty of the University of Altdorf in XVII century, vintage engraving
XVII century, Medical garden at medicine faculty of the University of Altdorf near Nuremberg, Germany. Altdorf University was founded in 1578
Salix caprea or goat willow, botanical vintage engraving
Goat willow or pussy willow is a small tree with soft and silky silvery catkins flowering in early spring, it grows in wet soils such lakeshores or riverbanks
Carpinus betulus or common hornbeam, botanical vintage engraving
Hornbeam (Carpinus betulus) is a deciduous tree which grows up to 600 mt. (1,969 ft) of elevation.The bark is smooth and greenish with long corrugated leaves and catkins. with its dense foliage is cultivated in landscape gardening
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.