Orange and crimson Gladiolus nestor
Orange and crimson Gladiolus nestor.. Handcolored botanical drawn and lithographed by W.G. Smith from H.H. Dombrain's Floral Magazine 1872. Worthington G. Smith (1835-1917), architect, engraver and mycologist. Smith also illustrated The Gardener's Chronicle. Henry Honywood Dombrain (1818-1905), clergyman gardener, was editor of the Floral Magazine from 1862 to 1873.
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