African Violets: In Search of the Wild Violets


African Violets: In Search of the Wild Violets Author: Format: Hardback First Published: Published By: Privately published Pages: 140 Illustrations and other contents: 52 watercolour paintings, 1 map, 30 line drawings, 16 photographs ISBN: 9780955422003 Categories: ,

This most attractive work is part monograph, part memoir, and not only constitutes a species by species account of the species of Saintpaulia, but also includes a range of superb colour paintings both of African Violets and of other plant species of the Usambara rainforest in Tanzania. The author, who is highly regarded as a botanical artist – having won no less than 4 RHS gold medals – teaches botanical painting at Cambridge University Botanic Garden.

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