Posts Tagged: Clianthus

Mrs Morgan's Florilegium, Natalie Waddell, transit of Venus, curse of Venus,

Historical botanical illustration of the day

Swainsona formosa, or Sturt’s Desert Pea, is an Australian plant in the genus Swainsona, famous for its distinctive blood-red leaf-like flowers, each with a bulbous black centre, or ‘boss’. The English explorer William Dampier made the first known recording of the

Mrs Morgan's Florilegium, Natalie Waddell, transit of Venus, curse of Venus,

Historical botanical illustration of the day

Swainsona formosa, or Sturt’s Desert Pea, is an Australian plant in the genus Swainsona, famous for its distinctive blood-red leaf-like flowers, each with a bulbous black centre, or ‘boss’. The English explorer William Dampier made the first known recording of the

Mrs Morgan's Florilegium, transit of Venus, Natalie Waddell, Joseph Banks, Daniel Solander, Sydney Parkinson,

Historical botanical illustration of the day

Clianthus, commonly known as Kakabeak (Kowhai ngutukaka in Maori), is a plant genus comprising two species of woody legume shrubs native to New Zealand. They have striking clusters of red flowers which resemble the beak of the Kaka, a New

Mrs Morgan's Florilegium, transit of Venus, Natalie Waddell, Joseph Banks, Daniel Solander, Sydney Parkinson,

Historical botanical illustration of the day

Clianthus, commonly known as Kakabeak (Kowhai ngutukaka in Maori), is a plant genus comprising two species of woody legume shrubs native to New Zealand. They have striking clusters of red flowers which resemble the beak of the Kaka, a New