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The Poonah Grape Featured Images Dated Image

The Poonah Grape

Watercolour by Willliam Hooker of The Poonah Grape. This is taken from one of ten volumes known as Hooker's Fruits which were commissioned by the RHS to help standardise the nomenclature of cultivated fruit. The painting is dated 1820

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Plate 28 Featured Images Dated Image

Plate 28

Watercolour on paper entitled Iris unguicularis attributed to a Miss Williamson. One of a bound volume of 35 paintings of iris made for Ellen Wilmott (1858-1934) which are likely to be varieties from Wilmott's Essex garden, Warley Place. Warley Place was famous for its vast plant collection but became derelict when Wilmott died. This painting is dated 11th February 1905

Plate 20 Featured Images Dated Image

Plate 20

Coloured engraved plate entitled Iris from The Vegetable System by John Hill, M.D. published in 1761 under the patronage of Lord Bute. Hill, a doctor and apothecary who had a botanic garden at Bayswater, London, published many works including herbals. His Vegetable System, a new way of classifying plants based on their flowers, was published in 26 volumes. Hill is sometimes known as Sir John Hill as he was made a Knight of the Swedish Order of Vasa in 1774