Melastomataceae - Pterolepis glomerata - Rhexia glomerata. From: The botanical cabinet, consisting of coloured delineations of plants from all countries  by Conrad Loddiges.
Melastomataceae - Pterolepis glomerata - Rhexia glomerata
From: The botanical cabinet, consisting of coloured delineations of plants from all countries by Conrad Loddiges.
London, C. Loddiges & Sons, etc., 1820, volume 4, plate 334. Hand-coloured engraving (sheet 152 x 210 mm). Text enclosed.
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A total of 20 volumes of this periodical were published from 1817-1833. The beautiful engravings are by George Cooke from drawings by George Loddiges, William Loddiges and others. They depict plants growing in the Hackney nursery, founded by Conrad Loddiges and bearing his name. The establishment became famous for its many rare plants.
* Pritzel 5559; Dunthorne 187; Great flower books p. 85; Nissen BBI 2228; Stafleu & Cowan 4914; SABLIT 765; Johnston 806.