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" ... upon the water. Quite in character with the wonderful leaf was the luxuriant flower, consisting of many hundred petals, passing in alternate tints from pure white to rose and pink. The smooth water was covered with the blossoms, and as I rowed from... "
The Magazine of Horticulture, Botany, and All Useful Discoveries and ... - Page 426
1837
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The Lady's magazine (and museum). Improved ser., enlarged

1837
...broad rim of light green above, and a vivid crimson below resting upon the water. The flower consisted of many hundred petals passing in alternate tints from pure white to rose and pink. On ascending the river the broad smooth stream was completely covered with them. THE...
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Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful ..., Volume 27

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1843
...resting on the water. Quite in character with the wonderful leaf was the luxuriant flower, consisting of many hundred petals, passing in alternate tints from pure white to rose and pink. The smooth water was covered with the blossoms, and, as I rowed from one to the other,...
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The Magazine of Horticulture, Botany, and All Useful Discoveries ..., Volume 3

Charles Mason Hovey - Gardening - 1837
...and a half feet in diameter. The leaf is salver shaped, with a broad rim five and a half inches high; light green above and a vivid crimson below. The flower...have seen no account of it in our London botanical or floriculture! periodicals, but we give it as we found it, going the rounds of the newspapers. — Cond....
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The Gardener's Magazine and Register of Rural ..., Volume 3; Volume 13

Gardening - 1837
...below. The stem of the flower is 1 in. thick, and the flower itself is 15 in. in diameter, consisting of many hundred petals, passing in alternate tints from pure white to rose and pink. When the flower first opens, it is white, with pink in the middle, which spreads over...
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Paxton's Magazine of Botany, and Register of Flowering Plants, Volume 5

Sir Joseph Paxton - Botany - 1838
...resting upon the water. Quite in character with the wonderful leaf was the luxuriant flower, consisting of many hundred petals, passing in alternate tints from pure white to rose and pink. The smooth water was covered with the blossoms, and as I rowed from one to the other,...
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edwards's botanical register

john lindley - 1838
...resting upon the water. Quite in character with the wonderful leaf was the luxuriant flower, consisting of many hundred petals, passing in alternate tints from pure white to rose and pink. The smooth water was covered with the blossoms, and as I rowed from one to the other...
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Magazine of Zoology and Botany, Volume 2

Prideaux John Selby, Sir William Jardine - Botany - 1838
...resting upon the water. Quite in character with the wonderful leaf was the luxuriant flower, consisting of many hundred petals, passing in alternate tints from pure white to rose and pink. The smooth water was covered with them, and I rowed from one to the other, and observed...
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The Magazine of Horticulture, Botany, and All Useful Discoveries ..., Volume 4

Country life - 1838
...resting; upon the water. Quite in character with the wonderful leaf was the luxuriant flower, consisting of many hundred petals, passing, in alternate tints, from pure white to rose and pink. The smooth water was covered with them, and I rowed from one to another, and observed...
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Proceedings of the Botanical Society of London, Volume 1

Botanical Society of London - Botany - 1839
...resting upon the water. Quite in character with the wonderful leaf, was the luxuriant flower, consisting of many hundred petals, passing in alternate tints from pure white to rose and pink. The smooth water was covered with them, and I rowed from one to the other, and observed...
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The Saturday Magazine, Volume 18

Periodicals - 1841
...rested upon the water : quite in character with the wonderful leaf was the luxuriant flower, consisting of many hundred petals, passing in alternate tints, from pure white to rose and pink. The smooth water WHS covered with them, and I rowed from one to the other, observing...
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