ca. 1860

This print is the 15th plate in the 1856 journal 'L'Horticulteur francais, journal des amateurs et des interets horticoles'. This print is a book page from the second series of the 1860 journal 'L'Horticulteur francais, journal des amateurs et des interets horticoles..
Francois Herincq (1820-1891) was a French botanist and gardener at the Museum d'Histoire Naturelle in Paris. He was also the editor of 'L'Horticulteur francais, journal des amateurs et des interets horticoles', which was published from 1851-1872, illustrating some 414 plants.