Dog’s mercury

The Reverend William Keble Martin spent many years of his life collecting, studying and drawing plants. This drawing of dog’s mercury is a preliminary plate for inclusion in his book The Concise British Flora in Colour published in 1965. It corresponds to plate 75 in the final work. RAMM also has his herbarium collection (pressed plants).

Purchased with assistance from the Friends of RAMM.
Accession Loan No.
Collection Class
watercolour, ink and pencil on paper
Common Name
dog’s mercury
Simple Name
Full Name
untitled: Mercurilais perennis: dog’s mercury
Production Person Surname
Production Person Initials
William Keble
Production Year Low
Production Year High
Family Group

Inscription / Transcription
76; (Euphorb[ia]) mercurialis

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