Various plants

The Reverend William Keble Martin spent many years of his life collecting, studying and drawing plants. This drawing is a preliminary plate for inclusion in his book The Concise British Flora in Colour published in 1965. It corresponds to plate 46 in the final work. The plants depicted are ox-eye daisy (Chrysanthemum leucanthemum), coltsfoot (Tussilago farfara), Petasites hybridus and Petasites fragrans. RAMM also has his herbarium collection (pressed plants).
Accession Loan No.
Collection Class
watercolour, ink and pencil on paper
Common Name
various plants
Simple Name
Full Name
untitled: Compositae
Production Person Surname
Production Person Initials
William Keble
Production Year Low
Production Year High
Family Group

Inscription / Transcription
46; C. Seg: CHRYSANTHEMUM LEUCANTHEIUM: antheum; No 1 paper

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