Sarraceniaceae - Sarracenia flava From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others. Sarraceniaceae
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These low-growing perennial herbs are notable for their pitcherlike leaves, which are specialized for trapping insects.
Sarraceniaceae - Sarracenia atrosanguinea ? + Sarracenia × crispata ?
From: l'Illustration horticole. Revue mensuelle des serres et des jardins by Éduard André (editor) and published by Jean Jules Linden.
Gand [Gent], E. & S. Gyselynck, 1880, volume 27, plate 386-387. Woodengravings (2 sheets 174 x 267 mm) after F. de Pannemaeker. Text enclosed.
€ 30
One of the great Belgian horticultural periodicals, published over 43 years. From 1854-1868 edited by Charles Lemaire and published by Ambroise Verschaffelt. In 1869 the Verschaffelt Établissement was bought up by Jean Jules Linden and the editorship went to Éduard André and ended in 1896. The work is finely illustrated by the Belgian lithographers L. & P. Stroobant who had mastered the art of colour-printing from stone.
* Nissen BBI 2343; Stafleu & Cowan II p. 834 & III p. 43.
  Sarraceniaceae - Sarracenia atrosanguinea ? + Sarracenia × crispata ? From: l'Illustration horticole. Revue mensuelle des serres et des jardins by Éduard André (editor) and published by Jean Jules Linden.
Sarraceniaceae - Sarracenia atrosanguinea ? + Sarracenia × crispata ? From: l'Illustration horticole. Revue mensuelle des serres et des jardins by Éduard André (editor) and published by Jean Jules Linden.

Sarraceniaceae - Sarracenia flava
From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Gand [Gent], Louis van Houtte, 1855-1856, volume 10, plate 1068-1069. Chromolithograph finished by hand (sheet 252 x 330 mm with folds). Text enclosed.
€ 125
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.

Sarraceniaceae - Sarracenia flava From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Sarraceniaceae - Sarracenia rubra
From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Gand [Gent], Louis van Houtte, 1855-1856, volume 10, plate 1074. Chromolithograph finished by hand (sheet 167 x 255 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 65
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.
Sarraceniaceae - Sarracenia rubra From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.