The Language of Flowers: Symbols and myths

02 November 2006


Prestel, £14.99 (3-7913-3570-7); Church Times Bookshop £13.49


Passion flower: this is one of the small botanical drawings that accompany full-page reproductions of old-master flower paintings in  the book.  The passion flower, native to Brazil and Peru, symbolises faith and suffering.

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