Botanical

Here is a vintage illustration of a Columbine plant with a lovely purple flower. The scientific name for the Columbine is Aquilegia vulgaris. The illustration is from Wayside and Woodland Blossoms by Edward Step, F.L.S., 1909. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Yellow Horned Poppy ~ Free Vintage Illustration Pink Rest Harrow ~ Free Vintage […]

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Seven Varieties of Mushrooms ~ Free Clip Art

by Julie J on March 6, 2015

Here are seven wonderful vintage clip art illustrations of mushrooms. The names of the types of mushrooms included here are: Fig. 1. Common Mushrooms; Fig. 2. St. George’s Mushrooms; Fig. 3. Champignon Mushroom; Fig. 4. Hedgehog Mushroom; Fig. 5. Edible Boletus Mushrooms; Fig. 6. Spring Morel Mushroom; and Fig. 7. Parasol Mushroom. The illustrations are […]

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Broom Flower ~ Free Vintage Illustration

by Julie J on February 22, 2015

Here is a beautiful vintage illustration of a Broom flower with yellow flowers growing on a green stem. The scientific name for this lovely flower is Cytisus scoparius. The illustration is from a book titled Wayside and Woodland Blossoms by Edward Step, F.L.S., 1909. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Yellow Horned Poppy ~ […]

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Dog Rose ~ Free Vintage Illustration

by Julie J on January 24, 2015

Here is a beautiful vintage illustration of a light pink dog rose blossom and dark pink rosebud. The scientific name for this lovely flower is Rosa canina. The illustration is from a recent addition to my collection, a book titled Wayside and Woodland Blossoms by Edward Step, F.L.S., 1909. Click on image to enlarge. Related […]

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Pink Rest Harrow ~ Free Vintage Illustration

by Julie J on January 18, 2015

Here is a beautiful vintage illustration of a Rest Harrow with pretty pink flowers. The scientific name for this lovely plant is Ononis spinosa. The illustration is from a recent addition to my collection, a book titled Wayside and Woodland Blossoms by Edward Step, F.L.S., 1909. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Yellow Horned […]

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Yellow Horned Poppy ~ Free Vintage Illustration

by Julie J on January 16, 2015

Here is a beautiful vintage illustration of a yellow Horned Poppy. The scientific name for this lovely flower is Glaucium flavum. The illustration is from a recent addition to my collection, a book titled Wayside and Woodland Blossoms by Edward Step, F.L.S., 1909. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Plants of Great Commercial Value […]

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Pine Tree ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on November 22, 2014

Here is a vintage clip art image of a pine tree. The scientific name for the tree is Pinus Sylvestris Fastigiata. The illustration is from the Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening – A Practical and Scientific Encyclopaedia of Horticulture, edited by George Nicholson, circa 1885. Here is a black and white clip art version. Click on image to enlarge. […]

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Group of Bellflowers ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on November 11, 2014

This beautiful group of flowers includes four varieties of Campanulas, commonly known as bellflowers. They species included are: C. lactiflora, C. rotundifolia Hostii, C. carpathica turbinata and C. carpathica alba. The illustration is from the Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening – A Practical and Scientific Encyclopaedia of Horticulture, edited by George Nicholson, circa 1885. Here is a black and white […]

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Cedrus Deodara Tree ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on November 8, 2014

Here is a vintage clip art image of a spruce tree. The scientific name for the tree is Cedrus Deodara. I think it would make a beautiful Christmas tree. The illustration is from Beeton’s New Dictionary of Every-Day Gardening, circa 1899.  Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Pine Tree ~ Free Vintage Clip Art Palm […]

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Here is a beautiful vintage clip art illustration of a potted plant. The name of the plant is Calathea Veitchii. 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: Palm Tree ~ Free Vintage Clip Art Cedrus Deodara […]

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