Antique Chromo Lithographwith  Araceae 1901Antique Chromo Lithographwith  Araceae 1901

Araceae: Decorative antique chromolithograph depicting 9 sample Araceae ( Aroides )

Size: 6 x 10 inches (16 x 25 cm), good condition.

The lithograph has been printed by Brockhaus, Leipzig.

Very decorative. It looks great when matted and framed and makes a unique gift.

The Araceae are a family of herbaceous monocots with 104 genera and about 3700 species if the Lemnaceae is not regarded as a generic synonym, or 108 genera and about 3750 species if the Lemnaceae are included.

The vast majority of the genera occur in the New World tropics. Members of the family are highly diverse in life forms, leaf morphology, and inflorescence characteristics. Life forms range from submerged or free-floating aquatics to terrestrial (sometimes tuberous), and to epiphytic or hemiepiphytic plants or climbers. Leaves range from simple and entire to compound and highly divided, and may be basal or produced from an aerial stem. The family is best characterized by its distinctive inflorescence, a spadix with bisexual or unisexual (sometimes with sterile region) and subtended by a solitary spathe on a long or very short peduncle.

ITEM ID
col-14791
ORIGIN
Germany • German
ITEM TYPE
Vintage

Antique Chromo Lithographwith Araceae 1901

$24

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