Ref NoMS/411/19
TitleVolume 19
DescriptionBound volume containing 26 watercolour paintings of flowering plants, mostly British, as well as labels and details of the date and location that the flower was found. The bound volume is unadorned, and the number '19' written on the spine. The following plants are listed showing the page number, the common name or names, and the Latin name in brackets:

871. Summer Snowflake (Leucoium ├Žstivum)
872. Black Bryony (Tamus communis)
873. Black Bryony (Tamus communis)
874. Black Bryony (Tamus communis)
875. Black Bryony (Tamus communis)
876. Herb Paris (Paris quadrifolia)
877. Solomon Seal (Polygonatum multiflorum)
878. Solomon Seal (Polygonatum multiflorum)
879. Angular Solomon's Seal (Polygonatum officinale) NB: This watercolour is mounted on the verso of no. 878
880. Lily-of-the-Valley (Convallaria majalis)
881. Butcher's Broom (Ruscus aculeatus) Details of flowers, leaves, fruit depicted also
882. Turk's Cap Lily (Lilium martagon) Detail of roots depicted also
883. [Pyrenean Lily, Yellow Turk's-cap Lily, Yellow Martagon Lily] (Lilium pyrenaicum)
884. Fritillary, Snakes-head (Fritillaria meleagris)
885. Wild Tulip (Tulipa sylvestris) Large details of flower and bulb depicted also
886. Yellow Gagea, [Yellow Star-of-Bethlehem] (Gagea lutea) Detail of flower bud depicted also
887. Star of Bethlehem (Ornithogalum umbellatum)
888. Spiked Star-of-Bethlehem, [Prussian Asparagus, Wild Asparagus, Bath Asparagus, Pyrenees Star of Bethlehem] (Ornithogalum pyrenaicum) Large detail of fading leaves depicted also
889. Vernal Squill, [Spring Squill] (Scilla verna) Detail of flower depicted also NB: This watercolour is mounted on the verso of no. 888
890. Autumnal Squill (Scilla autumnalis) Detail of root depicted also
891. Wild Hyacinth, Blue-bell (Scilla nutans) Details of root depicted also
892. Grape Hyacinth (Muscari racemosum) Detail of seeds depicted and labelled "June 11"
893. Sand Lily (Allium scorodoprasum) Details of flowers depicted also
894. Field Leek (Allium oleraceum) ['Druce' is noted too]
895. Field Lily, [Field Garlic] (Allium carinatum var. A. oleraceum)
896. Chives (Allium schoenoprasum) Detail of flower depicted also
Date1917-1939
LevelFile
Extent1 bound volume
NotesN.B. Some of the notes of locations and dates of flowers appear to have been acquired by Gwatkin through other people as it sometimes states 'per [through] Dr H. Clarke', or 'per R.L. Smith' or 'per E.M. Marsden Jones' or 'per C.D. Heginbothom' or 'the Rev Canon Goddard' or 'per Miss Vachell' or 'per Mrs Copland-Griffiths' or 'per Capt. E. Copland-Griffiths' or 'per E. C-G.' or 'per Mr Norman Hadden' or 'per Mrs Colville' or 'per Miss Austen-Leigh' or 'per A. Young' or 'per Mrs Baker' or 'per Miss Hardcastle' or 'per Mr Charles Nicholson' or 'Lady M. Spicer' or 'per Mrs Godman' or 'per Miss Cory' or 'per Mr Reginald Cory (now deceased)' or 'per Rev. J.E. Kelsall' or 'per Mr W.D. Watson' or 'per Mrs Stewart' or 'per Miss Day' or '(Mrs Fisher)' or 'F E Batt' or 'per Miss Tennant' or 'per Nurse Clarke and G.S.A. Waylen' or 'per Miss Whitaker'.
Creator NameGwatkin, J.R.G.
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