Hydrophyllaceae - Phacelia sericea - Eutoca sericea. From: Curtis’s botanical magazine; or flower garden displayed. Hydrophyllaceae
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Distributed around the world. They are all annual or perennial herbs or undershrubs. Most are grown as ornamental plants.
Hydrophyllaceae - Cosmanthus grandiflorus ?
From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Gand [Gent], Louis van Houtte, 1861, volume 14, plate 1450. Chromolithograph finished by hand (sheet 160 x 246 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 35
The founder, publisher and part-editor of this lavish Belgian periodical was Louis van Houtte, the propietor of the largest nursery of its time on the continent. It appeared monthly for almost 40 years and was published by his own printing office in the middle of the gardens, the Horto van Houtteano. All the plants shown were for sale in his nursery and include many exotics. The work is notable for the craftmanship of the Belgian lithographers Severeyns, Stroobant and De Pannemaker, who had mastered the art of colour-printing from stone.
* Nissen BBI 2254; Great flower books p. 84; Stafleu & Cowan 15.921.
  Hydrophyllaceae - Cosmanthus grandiflorus From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Hydrophyllaceae - Eutoca franklinii ?
From: Curtis’s botanical magazine; or flower garden displayed.
London, 1830, volume 57, plate 2985. Hand-coloured engraving by William Jackson Hooker (sheet 140 x 227 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 45
The first and most important botanical magazine made up of 'figures' of plants and short descriptions. Provides a storehouse of exotics, paralleling the indigenous plants … (Hunt). A delightful work pictorially, never excelled as a periodical, most carefully coloured and a source of lasting interest and information (Dunthorne). Started by William Curtis in 1787 publication still continues.
* Pritzel 2007; Dunthorne 88; Great flower books pp. 83-84; Hunt 689; Nissen BBI 2350; Henrey 472; Stafleu & Cowan 1290.
Hydrophyllaceae - Phacelia franklinii - Eutoca franklinii. From: Curtis’s botanical magazine; or flower garden displayed.
Hydrophyllaceae - Eutoca sericea ?
From: Curtis’s botanical magazine; or flower garden displayed.
London, 1830, volume 57, plate 3003. Hand-coloured engraving by William Jackson Hooker (sheet 140 x 227 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 45
The first and most important botanical magazine made up of 'figures' of plants and short descriptions. Provides a storehouse of exotics, paralleling the indigenous plants … (Hunt). A delightful work pictorially, never excelled as a periodical, most carefully coloured and a source of lasting interest and information (Dunthorne). Started by William Curtis in 1787 publication still continues.
* Pritzel 2007; Dunthorne 88; Great flower books pp. 83-84; Hunt 689; Nissen BBI 2350; Henrey 472; Stafleu & Cowan 1290.
Hydrophyllaceae - Nemophila discoidalis ?
From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Gand [Gent], Louis van Houtte, 1846, volume 2, plate [139]. Hand-coloured lithograph (sheet 248 x 165 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 90
The founder, publisher and part-editor of this lavish Belgian periodical was Louis van Houtte, the propietor of the largest nursery of its time on the continent. It appeared monthly for almost 40 years and was published by his own printing office in the middle of the gardens, the Horto van Houtteano. All the plants shown were for sale in his nursery and include many exotics. The work is notable for the craftmanship of the Belgian lithographers Severeyns, Stroobant and De Pannemaker, who had mastered the art of colour-printing from stone.
* Nissen BBI 2254; Great flower books p. 84; Stafleu & Cowan 15.921.
  Hydrophyllaceae - Nemophila discoidalis From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Hydrophyllaceae - Nemophila maculata ?
From: Annales de la Société royale d’Agriculture et de Botanique de Gand, Journal d’horticulture by Charles Morren (editor).
Gent, Local de la Société (Casino), etc., 1849, volume 5, plate 247. Hand-coloured lithograph (sheet 165 x 250 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 55
Belgian horticultural journal, published from 1845-1849 by the Royal Agricultural and Botanical Society of Gent, organizer of the famous flower shows in Gent, Gentse Floraliën, since 1809. Started and edited by Charles Morren at the same time as the more successful competitor Flore des serres et des jardins de l’Europe of the nurseryman Louis van Houtte.
* Nissen BBI 2212; Great flower books p. 84.
Hydrophyllaceae - Nemophila maculata. From: Annales de la Société royale d’Agriculture et de Botanique de Gand, Journal d’horticulture by Charles Morren (editor).
Hydrophyllaceae - Nemophila maculata ?
From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l’Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Gent, Louis van Houtte, 1849, volume 5, plate 431. Hand-coloured lithograph (sheet 160 x 238 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 55
The founder, publisher and part-editor of this lavish Belgian periodical was Louis van Houtte, the propietor of the largest nursery of its time on the continent. It appeared monthly for almost 40 years and was published by his own printing office in the middle of the gardens, the Horto van Houtteano. All the plants shown were for sale in his nursery and include many exotics. The work is notable for the craftmanship of the Belgian lithographers Severeyns, Stroobant and De Pannemaker, who had mastered the art of colour-printing from stone.
* Nissen BBI 2254; Great flower books p. 84; Stafleu & Cowan 15.921.
Hydrophyllaceae - Nemophila maculata. From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l’Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Hydrophyllaceae - Nemophila maculata ?
From: The floricultural cabinet, and florists' magazine by Joseph Harrison (editor).
London, Whittaker, 1849, volume 17. Hand-coloured lithograph (sheet 133 x 215 mm, slight foxing). Text enclosed.
€ 45
Harrison was the gardener and nurseryman at Wortley Hall near Sheffield, and edited The floricultural cabinet, and florists' magazine of practical gardening. A total of 27 volumes were published between 1833 and 1854. At least one hand-coloured lithographic plate was issued with each monthly magazine.
* Pritzel 3789; Nissen BBI 2229n.
Hydrophyllaceae - Nemophila maculata ? From: The floricultural cabinet, and florists' magazine by Joseph Harrison (editor).
Hydrophyllaceae - Nemophila menziesii subsp. insignis ? Nemophila insignis
From: Curtis’s botanical magazine; or flower garden displayed. Conducted by Samual Curtis. The descriptions by William Jackson Hooker.
London, Samual Curtis, 1836, volume 63, plate 3485. Hand-coloured engraving by Joseph Swan (sheet 162 x 253 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 55
The first and most important botanical magazine made up of ‘figures’ of plants and short descriptions. Provides a storehouse of exotics, paralleling the indigenous plants … (Hunt). A delightful work pictorially, never excelled as a periodical, most carefully coloured and a source of lasting interest and information (Dunthorne). Started by William Curtis in 1787 publication still continues.
* Pritzel 2007; Dunthorne 88; Great flower books pp. 83-84; Hunt 689; Nissen BBI 2350; Henrey 472; Stafleu & Cowan 1290.
Hydrophyllaceae - Nemophila menziesii subsp. insignis ? Nemophila insignis From: Curtis’s botanical magazine; or flower garden displayed. Conducted by Samual Curtis. The descriptions by William Jackson Hooker.
Hydrophyllaceae - Whitlavia grandiflora ?
From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l’Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Gent, Louis van Houtte, 1856, volume 11, plate 1085. Chromolithograph finished by hand (sheet 160 x 240 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 55
The founder, publisher and part-editor of this lavish Belgian periodical was Louis van Houtte, the propietor of the largest nursery of its time on the continent. It appeared monthly for almost 40 years and was published by his own printing office in the middle of the gardens, the Horto van Houtteano. All the plants shown were for sale in his nursery and include many exotics. The work is notable for the craftmanship of the Belgian lithographers Severeyns, Stroobant and De Pannemaker, who had mastered the art of colour-printing from stone.
* Nissen BBI 2254; Great flower books p. 84; Stafleu & Cowan 15.921.
Hydrophyllaceae - Phacelia whitlavia - Whitlavia grandiflora. From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l’Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.