Flowers

Decorated Garland of Roses ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on September 16, 2014

Here is a lovely vintage clip art illustration of an oval garland of roses decorated with Pandean reeds and a shepherd’s pipe and crook. The image is from Cassell’s Household Guide Volume II, circa 1869. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Large Goldfish in Aquarium ~ Free Vintage Clip Art Harness Horse ~ Free Vintage […]

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Primula Rosea ~ Free Vintage Image

by Julie J on September 13, 2014

This beautiful vintage floral illustration features a plant with red and white flowers. The name of the plant is Primula Rosea – Primula Pubescens Alba. 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: […]

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Camellia Flower ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on September 10, 2014

Here is a beautiful vintage clip art flower image. The scientific name for the flower is Camellia Japonica Anemonaeflora. The common name is Camellia. The illustration 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: Japanese Rose Flowering Branch ~ […]

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White, Pink and Red Roses ~ Free Vintage Image

by Julie J on September 5, 2014

This beautiful illustration from a vintage gardening catalog features an arrangement of white, pink and red roses and rosebuds. The image is from the Peter Henderson & Co. Everything for the Garden Manual, 1898. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: White, Pink and Red Roses in Vase Best Wishes Postcard ~ Free Vintage Image Pink […]

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Victorian Calling Card ~ Free Vintage Image

by Julie J on September 1, 2014

This lovely Victorian calling card includes an illustration of a hand holding a small cluster of flowers. There are two messages on the card. They are: Without friends the world is but a wilderness, and: Bright be the skies above thee And green the earth beneath. Mayst thou have friends to love thee And sorrow […]

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Victorian Tea Plant Trading Card ~ Free Graphic

by Julie J on August 29, 2014

Here is a Victorian trading card that features a lovely illustration of a tea plant with white flowers and green leaves. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Free Vintage Image ~ Winter Scene and Flowers Victorian Trading Card FREE Digital Image ~ Basket of Flowers Victorian Trading Card Free Vintage Image ~ Ayer’s Sarsaparilla […]

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Little Buttercup ~ Free Storybook Image

by Julie J on August 25, 2014

Here is a shabby vintage storybook page that includes an adorable illustration of a yellow flower child named Buttercup. The page also includes a poem about the thirsty little Buttercup who catches dew and drinks it up. The page is from Flower Children, The Little Cousins of The Field and Garden by Elizabeth Gordon. The book was published […]

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This colorful vintage postcard features two beautiful pink roses in a glass vase and another pink rose lying on the table beside the vase. The message on the postcard is: Birthday Greetings. For additional creative options, here is a version of the postcard without the birthday message. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Yellow Rose […]

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Yellow Rose Birthday Greetings ~ Vintage Image

by Julie J on August 20, 2014

This colorful vintage postcard features two beautiful roses in a glass vase. A single yellow rose lies on the table behind the vase and two rose petals are in the foreground. The message on the postcard is: Birthday Greetings. For additional creative options, here is a version of the postcard without the birthday message. Click on images to enlarge. […]

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Here is a beautiful vintage floral illustration. The scientific name for this flower is Aquilegia Glandulosa. The common name is Altai Columbine or Granny’s Bonnets. 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: Aster Flower ~ Free […]

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