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Melastoma affine D.Don., family Melastomataceae, Dillenia alata (R.Br. ex DC.) Martelli, family Dilleniaceae and Lygodium microphyllum (Cav.) R.Br., family Schizaeaceae, Herbert River, Queensland, 1889 [picture] / Ellis Rowan
Bib ID 1322857
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Rowan, Ellis, 1848-1922
 
Online Versions
Description 1889 
1 painting : watercolour ; 54.8 x 38 cm. 
Series

Flower and bird paintings.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer from identification by botanist.

Ellis Rowan Australian Collection 275/454.

Inscriptions: Signed and dated in medium lower centre.

Melastoma affine commonly known as Blue tongue or Native lasiandra; Dillenia alata commonly known as Golden guinea tree or Red beech; Lygodium microphyllum commonly known as Climbing maidenhair fern or Snake fern.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-138791466

Subjects Melastomataceae -- Queensland -- Herbert River -- Pictorial works.  |  Dilleniaceae -- Queensland -- Herbert River -- Pictorial works.  |  Lygodium -- Queensland -- Herbert River -- Pictorial works.  |  Picture -- Ellis Rowan.
Exhibited Exhibited: The Flower Hunter: Ellis Rowan, National Library of Australia Travelling Exhibition, September 2003 - 2005. 

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