Botanical

Aster Flower ~ Free Vintage Clip Art Image

by Julie J on March 20, 2014

This beautiful flower is an Aster. The botanical name if this particular aster is Aster Turbinellus. The image is from the Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening – A Practical and Scientific Encyclopaedia of Horticulture, edited by George Nicholson, circa 1885. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Free Vintage Image ~ Rhododendron Flower Illustration Free Vintage Image […]

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This beautiful vintage illustration of holly and berries is from a book of poetry titled Gems from Bryant, 1904. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Free Vintage Image ~ Holly and Berries Vintage Christmas Holly Berries Scroll Frame ~ Free Clip Art Free Vintage Holly and Berries Stetcher Christmas Postcard Image

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Free Vintage Image ~ Chinese Cherry Flowering Branch

by Julie J on September 18, 2013

This stunning vintage image of a “flowering branch of double white Chinese Cherry (Cerasus Serrulata)”. is from the Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening – A Practical and Scientific Encyclopaedia of Horticulture, edited by George Nicholson, circa 1885. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Free Vintage Image ~ Rhododendron Flower Illustration Free Vintage Image ~ Mushrooms […]

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Free Vintage Image ~ Purple Corn-Flower

by Julie J on August 3, 2013

The petals of this purple corn-flower are actually more pink than purple in the original vintage image I scanned. The image is from is Wild Flowers of America, published July 17, 1894. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Free Vintage Images ~ Wild Flowers 1894 Free Vintage Images ~ Wild Flowers 1894 FREE Digital Images […]

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Free Vintage Images ~ Flowering Ground Ivy

by Julie J on July 17, 2013

This blue flowering Ground Ivy vintage image is from the booklet Wild Flowers of America, published July 17, 1894.Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Free Vintage Images ~ Wild Flowers 1894 Free Vintage Images ~ Wild Flowers 1894 FREE Digital Images ~ Wild Flowers 1894

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Here is a shabby vintage postcard of berries and leaves. I think the berries are blackberries. A similar old postcard with raspberries is available on my blog here. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Vintage Tuck’s Wild Berries Post Card Free Vintage Image ~ Raspberries Postcard Free Vintage Image ~ A Joyous Christmas John […]

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This page includes four types of mushrooms. It’s from The Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening – A Practical and Scientific Encyclopaedia of Horticulture, edited by George Nicholson, circa 1885. Here are black and white clip art versions of each variety of mushroom from the page. Agaricus Muscarius (Fly Agaric) Agaricus Procerus (Parasol Mushroom) Agaricus Gambosus (St. […]

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Free Vintage Image ~ Raspberries Postcard

by Julie J on June 1, 2013

After I scanned this vintage postcard of a cluster of raspberries for you, I was going to clean it up and make it look new’ish but I ended up leaving it (mostly) like it was after my initial scan because I think the vintage character and bit of grungy-ness is gorgeous.  Click on image to […]

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Common Mushroom Vintage Illustration

by Julie J on August 13, 2012

Here is a great illustration of the common mushroom from an 1878 agricultural magazine. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Free Vintage Image ~ Mushrooms Page and Clip Art Free Vintage Airplane Illustration Free Vintage Image ~ Victorian Lady Clip Art

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FREE Digital Images ~ Wild Flowers 1894

by Julie J on July 25, 2012

Here are two more floral images from the booklet Wild Flowers of America, published July 17, 1894. Star-Grass:  Common Flea-Bean:  Click on images to enlarge. Related posts: Free Vintage Images ~ Wild Flowers 1894 Free Vintage Images ~ Wild Flowers 1894 Free Vintage Image ~ Wild Flowers of America Cover 1894

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