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Mark Catesby: the Curious and Ingenious Naturalist

Diana: Editors E. Charles Nelson and David J. Elliott have compiled a book about a man I’d never heard of: Mark Catesby. One of the earliest naturalists, as well as an author and illustrator, Catesby studied the fauna and flora of North America over a seven-year period. 704 more words

Diana Belchase

La Invención del Reino Vegetal: Magnolias en portada

Al son de: Love me like you do, Ellie Goulding

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¡Me publican un libro!

Embarcada en él desde hace más de cinco años tras una propuesta de… 1,519 more words

La Invención Del Reino Vegetal

Historic Catesby Prints at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden

Naturalist and artist, Mark Catesby, created the first illustrated record of the plants and animals of North America. His field notes and observations are recorded in… 151 more words

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Wildflower Wednesday--April 23, 2014

I adore the Catesby’s trillium (T. catesbaei) in my front garden and am especially tickled that it bloomed in time to star in April’s Wildfower Wednesday. 238 more words

Gardening