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Icones Plantarum, Volume 5

Series: Icones Plantarum Volume: 5
By: William Jackson Hooker
210 pages, 100 b/w illustrations
Icones Plantarum, Volume 5
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A reprint of a classical work in the Cambridge Library Collection.

This world-famous work was begun by Sir William Jackson Hooker (1785-1865) in 1837, and the ten volumes reissued here were produced under his authorship until 1854, at which point his son, Joseph Dalton Hooker (1817-1911) continued the work of publication. Hooker's own herbarium, or collection of preserved plant specimens, was so extensive that at one point he stored it in one house and lived in another; it was left to the nation on his death. Each volume contains 100 line drawings of plants, and each is accompanied by a full Latin description, with notes in English on habitat and significant features. The order of the plants in each volume is not systematic, but two 'indexes' at the beginning provide plant lists, in alphabetical order and 'arranged according to the natural orders'.


401. Aulaya Squamosa
402. Quercus Skinneri
403. Quercus Corrugata
404. Quercus Corrugata
405. Eucalyptus Macrocarpa
406. Eucalyptus Macrocarpa
407. Eucalyptus Macrocarpa
408. Macarthuria
409. Polypodium (Dictyopteris) Attenuatum
410. Wilsonia Rotundifolia
411. Tropaeolum Cirrhipes
412. Macrostigma
413. Crossolepis Pusilla
414. Lachnostachys
415. Lachnostachys Ferruginea
416. Triglochin Calcaratum
417. Lawrencia Glomerata
418. Oxalis Cataractae
419. Vitex Littoralis
420. Vitex Littoralis
421. Fuschia Procumbens
422. Pteris (Allosorus) Rotundifolia
423. Asplenium Bulbiferum
424. Corokia
425. Persoonia Quinquenervis
426. Peroonia Laureola
427. Lomaria Procera
428. Lomaria Procera
429. Lomaria Lanceolata
430. Geniostoma Ligustrifolium
431. Earina
432. Hakea Conchifolia
433. Hakea Platysperma
434. Hakea Pandanicarpa
435. Hakea Tricostata
436. Hakea Tricostata
437. Hakea Heterophylla
438. Isopogon Axillaris
439. Hakea Baxteri
440. Hakea Baxteri
441. Hakea Cucullata
442. Hakea Incrassata
443. Hakea Cristata
444. Hakea Stenocarpa
445. Hakea Intermedia
446. Xylomelon Occidentale
447. Hakea Undulata
448. Carex Filifolia
449. Physurus Vaginatus
450. Fuschia Cordifolia
451. Sinclairia Discolor
452. Sinclairia Discolor
453. Etaballia Giuanensis
454. Etaballia Giuanensis
455. Ocimum Bracteosum
456. Acrocephalus Capitatus
457. Marsypianthes Hyptoides
458. Hyptis Verticillata
459. Orthosiphon Rubicundus
460. Plectranthus Ternifolius
461. Eriope Macrostachya
462. Geniosporum Strobiliferum
463. Hyptis Salzmanni
464. Plectranthus Scrophularoides
465. Ilex Affinis
466. Tapura Ciliata
467. Adiantum Calcareum
468. Achimenes Multiflora
469. Tapina Villosa
470. Echites Pulchella
471. Ipomaea (Orthipomaea) Neriifolia
472. Gloxinia Ichthyostoma
473. Cleistes Speciosa
474. Cleistes Speciosa
475. Lindenia Acutiflora
476. Lindenia Rivalis
477. Coptophyllum Buniifolium
478. Coptophyllum Millefolium
479. Ipomaea (Strophipomaea) Goyazensis
480. Achimenes Rupestris
481. Antidesma Alnifolium
482. Celastrus Subspicatus
483. Oxyria Elatior
484. Sauvagesia Deflexifolia
485. Chiliotrichum Amelloides
486. Aster Vahlii
487. Cheilanthes Monticola
488. Scolopendrium Lindeni
489. Gunnera (Misandra) Falklandica
490. Gunnera (Misandra) Falklandica
491. Homoianthus Echinulatus
492. Bolax Glebaria
493. Senecio Littoralis
494. Oxalis Enneaphylla
495. Rubus Geoides
496. Chabraea Suaveolens
497. Ranunculus Biternatus
498. Arabis Macloviana
499. Viola Maculata
500. Arachis Marginata

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Series: Icones Plantarum Volume: 5
By: William Jackson Hooker
210 pages, 100 b/w illustrations
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