Notecard pack - English Orchards. Featuring illustrations by Alice Ellis and Edith Bull from the Herefordshire Pomona. From the collection of the Cory LIbrary at Cambridge University Botanic Garden, brought to you by CuratingCambridge.co.uk

English Orchards - Notecard pack

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Alice Ellis and Edith Bull, illustrations of apples and pears from the Herefordshire Pomona, c. 1878-84

The Cory Library at the Cambridge University Botanic Garden holds a copy of the Herefordshire Pomona, a catalogue of the extraordinary range of varieties of apples and pears grown in the orchards of Herefordshire. The watercolour illustrations selected for this notecard pack depict in perfect detail the colours and textures of these fruit and their parent trees. Images include crab apples, dessert pears, and medlar and quince. 

Product details:

  • Notecard pack
  • 10 greetings cards, 2 each of 5 designs, with envelopes
  • Card size: 9 x 14cm
  • Blank inside
  • Printed in the UK on carbon balanced paper through the World Land Trust

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