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" Blanda is a native of the Cape of Good Hope, where it was gathered by Sir Joseph Banks; was sent to Miller in 1754 by Van Royen from Holland, and flowered in the Chelsea Garden. "
The Ladies' Flower-garden of Ornamental Annuals - Page 125
by Mrs. Loudon (Jane) - 1842 - 272 pages
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A General History of Quadrupeds: The Figures Engraved on Wood

Ralph Beilby - Mammals - 1792 - 483 pages
...ago. It is called, in that country, the Blind Moufe. HISTORY OF QUADRUPEDS. 39j THE DWARF MOUSE is a native of the Cape of Good Hope, where it was difcovered, and firft defcribed, by Sparrman. It is diftinguifhed from every other fpecies of the...
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Curtis's Botanical Magazine, Or, Flower-garden Displayed: In ..., Volumes 33-34

John Sims - Botany - 1811
...and a half to about two inches long; anthers yellow, three alternate ones exploding before the reft. Native of the Cape of Good Hope, where it was found by Mr. BRUGUIKRE in fandy fpots near the town. Introduced into Kew Gardens by Mr. MAS&ON in 1774. A greenhoufe...
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The gardeners dictionary, Volume 1

Philip Miller - 1835
...smooth linettr, lanceolate, acute ; scape simple ; raceme many-flowered, cylindrical, compact. A native of the Cape of Good Hope, where it was found by Mr. Masson. It flowers in March and April. Introduced 1774. 3. ANTHERICUM FILIFORME (thread leaved...
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The Magazine of Horticulture, Botany, and All Useful Discoveries ..., Volume 26

Charles Mason Hovey - Gardening - 1860
...or for planting in masses, it is a most valuable addition to every garden. Oxalis Bowiei (FIG. 19) is a native of the Cape of Good Hope, where it was first discovered by Mr. Bowie, who sent home living plants. It is the finest of the whole group. It...
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Paxton's Flower garden, by J. Lindley and J. Paxton

John Lindley, Joseph Paxton (sir.) - 1852
...eireumstanees are here mentioned, beeause they were omitted in our aeeount of that speeies. Blanda is a native of the Cape of Good Hope, where it was gathered by Sir Joseph Banks; was sent to Miller in 1754 by Van Royen from Holland, and flowered in...
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The Magazine of Horticulture, Botany, and All Useful Discoveries ..., Volume 24

Gardening - 1858
...quite hardy in Great Britain, but requiring the protection of a frame in our more 'severe clime. It is a native of the Cape of Good Hope, where it was found on the Witbergen Mountains by M. Drdge, a German collector. In general appearance it resembles a Pcntstemon,...
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