Edwards, John, b. 1742 / A select collection of one hundred plates: consisting of the most beautiful, exotic and British flowers which blow in our English gardens: accurately drawn and coloured from nature, with their botanic characters, and a short account of their cultivation, their uses in medicine, with the Latin and English names
[Garden poppy with black seeds; Common goats rue with blue flowers], pp. 40-Plate 80 ff.
P L A T E LXXI ,Papaver. 'ourn. In/I. R. -lt 2. Tab. z# i.Lin. Gen. Plant. 648. THE Charaaers are exhibited in Page 4, Plate 7" THis Specie is, PAPAVER (8omiferum) calycibus capfulifque glabris, fohiis, ar Plant 5o8. Poppy with fmooth Capfules and Empalements, and c Papaver hortenfe nigro femine, fylveftre Diofcoridis, nigrum. Plinii with black Seeds. Mill. Sp. VIII. Tjiis Sort is a Variety of the common black Poppy, the Seeds o the Title of Maw-Seed: this is Annual;' the Stalks rife from two to and divide into feveral Branches, and are garniflhed with large Leave cut or jagged on their Edges, embracing the Stalks at their Bafe ; t the Stalks, and are fucceeded by oval fmooth Capfules filled with bla the Seeds ripen the latter End of Auguit. THERE are great Varieties of this Sort, which are variegated of fi white, as the Sort reprefented; others purple and white, others are fp during their continuance in flower, there are few more beautiful, b being of fhort Duration, they arc not much rqgarded. MU. Gard. D P L A T E LXX Galga. Lin. Gen. Plant. 890. Tourn. Iif. I THE Charaaers are, THE Empalement A is fhort, tubulous, and of one of the Butterfly kind; the Standard B, is oval, large, an of the Standard ; the Keel, D, is erec, oblong and cc is rounded, but the upper is acute ; there are ten Stamin terminated by fmall Summits. In the center is hitua fupporting a flender Style, crowned by a Stigma termin becomes a long pointed Pod, F, inclofing ftveral oblon THIs Genus of Plants is ranged in the third Se~l DIADELPHI.A DECANDRIA, which includes thofe Plan two Bodies. GALEGA (Oflicinalis) leguminibus flriais ere6tis, fo io62. Goats-Rue with ere6t clofe Pods, and fpear-lbh cxrulis. C. B. P. Common Goats-Rue with blue Flo% THis Sort grows naturally in Italy and Spain, bu Medicinal ufe. This hath a perrenial Root compofed o joited0 from which arife many channelled hollow Sta garnifhed with winged Leaves, compofed of fix or terminated by an odd one, which are fmooth and entire; they are of the Pea bloffo'il Shape, and of a pale blue C appear in June, and are fucceeded by taper Pods about of Kid 'ley ihaped Seeds, which ripen toward the End of
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