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Italian woodbine or perfoliate honeysuckle, botanical vintage engraving
Italian woodbine or perfoliate honeysuckle is a perennial flowering plant with very fragrant cream-colored flowers wide used as ornamental plant in gardens and parks.
Common juniper, botanical vintage engraving
Common juniper is a coniferous evergreen ornamental tree with needle-like leaves, the fruits are berry like cones purple-black with bitter and strong flavor, used in the kitchen to enhances meats and to flavor beers and gin. Used in old traditional … Continued
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
Prunus spinosa or blackthorn or sloe, botanical vintage engraving
Blackthorn or sloe is a shrub with thornlike spiny branches and dark bark.The purple- blue fruit is commonly known as sloe similar of a small plum with tart flavor used to produce a liqueur (sloe gin).
Red currant, botanical vintage engraving
Ribes rubrum or red currant is a shrub with pendulous small yellow green flowers maturing in red bright edible berries with tart flavor, cultivated for jams, jelly, refreshing drink and cooked preparations, but also to be consumed raw.The fruits are … Continued
Corylus avellana or common hazel, botanical vintage engraving
Botanical engraving of Common Hazel shrub cultivated for its nuts. Hazelnut, kernel and seeds are edible and rich on proteins used raw, roasted or ground to paste.
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
Rosa canina or dog rose, botanical vintage engraving
Dog rose or rosa canina is a deciduous rambling shrub with pale pink flowers and red fruits, high in antioxidants and vitamin C used in tea, marmalade and syrups.
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