239 illustrations of flowers and shrubs including: featherbells, featherfoil, finger flower, fireweed, flax, fleabane, forget-me-not, foxglove, fuirena, and fumitory

Common Flax (Linum usitatissimum) is a flowering plant in the Linaceae family of flaxes.

Common Flax

Common Flax (Linum usitatissimum) is a flowering plant in the Linaceae family of flaxes.

Flax is an annual plant with alternate linear-lanceolate leaves, many-flowered broad cymes, usually yellow, blue, or white and crenulate petals.

Flax. Flower and Seed-Pod

Flax is an annual plant with alternate linear-lanceolate leaves, many-flowered broad cymes, usually…

Of the flax family (Linaceae), Linum carolinianum.

L. Carolinianum

Of the flax family (Linaceae), Linum carolinianum.

A shrub characterized by the turbinate form of the perianth above its short tube, with three lanceolate erect sepals and three thinner petals slightly spreading at the apex.

New Zealand Flax

A shrub characterized by the turbinate form of the perianth above its short tube, with three lanceolate…

Of the Figwort family (Scrophulariaceae), the toad-flax (Linaria vulgaris).

Toad Flax

Of the Figwort family (Scrophulariaceae), the toad-flax (Linaria vulgaris).

Flax-flower in section; the parts all free,-hypogenous.

Flax-Flower

Flax-flower in section; the parts all free,-hypogenous.

Upper part of Flax plant in blossom.

Flax-Plant

Upper part of Flax plant in blossom.

Section of a flax-seed magnified and divided flat-wise: turned round, so that the stem-end (caulicle) of the embryo is below: the whole broad upper part is the inner face of one of the cotyledons: the minute nick at its base is the plumule.

Flax-seed

Section of a flax-seed magnified and divided flat-wise: turned round, so that the stem-end (caulicle)…

Section through a flax seed turned edgewise, showing the thickness of the cotyledons, and the minute plumule between them.

Flax-seed Cut Sideways

Section through a flax seed turned edgewise, showing the thickness of the cotyledons, and the minute…

Of the Composite family (Compositae), the common fleabane (Erigeron philadelphicus).

Common Fleabane

Of the Composite family (Compositae), the common fleabane (Erigeron philadelphicus).

Of the Composite family (Compositae), the daisy fleabane (Erigeron ramosus).

Daisy Fleabane

Of the Composite family (Compositae), the daisy fleabane (Erigeron ramosus).

A plant with solitary pink flowers, with yellow disks. They generally reach up to 2 feet in height, and is largely used in the manufacture of insect powders.

Pyrethrum Roseum Flore-Pleno

A plant with solitary pink flowers, with yellow disks. They generally reach up to 2 feet in height,…

The florets of a flower. A, ray florets. B, disk florets.

Florets

The florets of a flower. A, ray florets. B, disk florets.

A species of lily which produces clusters of flowers in a tightly contained space.

Floribunda

A species of lily which produces clusters of flowers in a tightly contained space.

This plant is also known as the madasgascar jasmine, which feature dark leaves; sometimes waxy.

Stephanotis Floribunda

This plant is also known as the madasgascar jasmine, which feature dark leaves; sometimes waxy.

A cycad of the Zamia genus,native to the Americas.

Zamia Floridana

A cycad of the Zamia genus,native to the Americas.

A cycad of the Zamia family, one of the small cycads.

Zamia Floridana

A cycad of the Zamia family, one of the small cycads.

A <em>flos plenus</em>, namely, a full double flower of Rose.

Flos Plenus

A flos plenus, namely, a full double flower of Rose.

Flowers of St. John's Wort, (Gray, 1858).

Flower

Flowers of St. John's Wort, (Gray, 1858).

piece of Side-flowering Sandwort,(Gray, 1858).

Flower

piece of Side-flowering Sandwort,(Gray, 1858).

Flower of Sandwort, magnified(Gray, 1858).

Flower

Flower of Sandwort, magnified(Gray, 1858).

The flower of the Marsh-Mallow.

Flower

The flower of the Marsh-Mallow.

The American Linden in flower.

Flower

The American Linden in flower.

The flower of the American Crab-Apple.

Flower

The flower of the American Crab-Apple.

Passion-flower.

Flower

Passion-flower.

Garden Gooseberry with flowers.

Flower

Garden Gooseberry with flowers.

Flower of the Stonecrop.

Flower

Flower of the Stonecrop.

Flower of the Dogwood, or Cornel.

Flower

Flower of the Dogwood, or Cornel.

Flower of the Dogwood, or Cornel.

Flower

Flower of the Dogwood, or Cornel.

Flower of the Honeysuckle.

Flower

Flower of the Honeysuckle.

Flower of the Honeysuckle.

Flower

Flower of the Honeysuckle.

individual flower of the Honeysuckle.

Flower

individual flower of the Honeysuckle.

Piece of Madder, in flower.

Flower

Piece of Madder, in flower.

Flower

Flower

Flower

A flower in the shape of a drinking glass.

Flower

A flower in the shape of a drinking glass.

The capsule of a flowering plant.

Flower Capsule

The capsule of a flowering plant.

Flower head of senecio vulgaris.

Flower head

Flower head of senecio vulgaris.

The aralia racemosa flower is a greenish-white with spreading petals. This plant flowers in June.

Flower of Aralia Racemosa

The aralia racemosa flower is a greenish-white with spreading petals. This plant flowers in June.

Flower of Jove is the common name of lychnis flos-jovis. The flowers are bright red or rose. The flowers grow in dense clusters.

Flower of Jove

Flower of Jove is the common name of lychnis flos-jovis. The flowers are bright red or rose. The flowers…

A flower spike.

Flower Spike

A flower spike.

Flower of Anemone,(Gray, 1858).

Anemone Flower

Flower of Anemone,(Gray, 1858).

This plant forms axillary flowers that appear scattered on the stem.

Axillary Flower

This plant forms axillary flowers that appear scattered on the stem.

Also known as Platycodon gradiflorus and Chinese Bellflower. This flower bears large blue flowers.

Balloon Flower

Also known as Platycodon gradiflorus and Chinese Bellflower. This flower bears large blue flowers.

This cluster of flowers is also known as a raceme. the plant is the Barberry.

Barberry Flower

This cluster of flowers is also known as a raceme. the plant is the Barberry.

Enlarged individual flower of the Barberry, (Gray, 1858).

Barberry Flower

Enlarged individual flower of the Barberry, (Gray, 1858).

This is the single flower of the Black Haw, Viburnum prunifolium, (Keeler, 1915).

Black Haw flower

This is the single flower of the Black Haw, Viburnum prunifolium, (Keeler, 1915).

"Nature, pervades the air, where grow the modest blue-eyed violets, the fragrant trailing arbutus, spicy and sweet, the funny Jack-in-the-pulpit, without which no collection of wild flowers would be complete, and there also maybe found the rare and beautiful bloodroot, whose stay is so short one can scarce catch a glimpse of its pure, white blossoms ere they vanish." -Beard, 1906

Bloodroot flower

"Nature, pervades the air, where grow the modest blue-eyed violets, the fragrant trailing arbutus, spicy…

A campanulate or bell-shaped flower.

Campanulate Flower

A campanulate or bell-shaped flower.

This is the flower of the cherry blossom

Cherry Blossom Flower

This is the flower of the cherry blossom

Flowers of Chickory, all with strap-shaped corollas.

Chickory Flower

Flowers of Chickory, all with strap-shaped corollas.

Head of chickory flowers, divided lengthwise and enlarged.

Chickory Flower

Head of chickory flowers, divided lengthwise and enlarged.

A rare alpine plant which never opens, can self fertilize.

Cleistogamous Flower

A rare alpine plant which never opens, can self fertilize.

This Lily of the Valley forms flower clusters, or racemes.

Cluster Flower

This Lily of the Valley forms flower clusters, or racemes.

The flower of a Cobaea plant.

Cobaea Flower

The flower of a Cobaea plant.

Half of a head of flowers of Coreopsis.

Coreopsis Flower

Half of a head of flowers of Coreopsis.

Slice of a head of flowers of Coreopsis, with one ray flower, and one perfect disk-flower with its bract ir chaff.

Coreopsis Flower

Slice of a head of flowers of Coreopsis, with one ray flower, and one perfect disk-flower with its bract…

"The Corn flower is a well-known composite weed of cornfields, universally known and admired for the beauty of its wreath-like circle of outer barren florets, and the splendid deep azure of their hue."&mdash;(Charles Leonard-Stuart, 1911)

Corn flower

"The Corn flower is a well-known composite weed of cornfields, universally known and admired for the…

"The Corn flower is a well-known composite weed of cornfields, universally known and admired for the beauty of its wreath-like circle of outer barren florets, and the splendid deep azure of their hue."&mdash;(Charles Leonard-Stuart, 1911)

Corn flower

"The Corn flower is a well-known composite weed of cornfields, universally known and admired for the…

Having the form of a cross with equal arms, as the flowers of mustard.

Cruciate Flower

Having the form of a cross with equal arms, as the flowers of mustard.

The lady smock flower.

Cuckoo Flower

The lady smock flower.