Here’s our short list of merchandise. (Some of it isn’t even ours!)
Flora of Virginia. The first manual on Virginia plants in 250 years.
Published in 2012, featuring 3,164 species, almost 1,600 pages, and
1,400 original illustrations, with keys and excellent habitat
information. $96.49 (including S&H). Click the Flora to order.
ISABELLA’S PEPPERMINT FLOWERS
A child’s introduction to botany in Virginia from colonial times,
featuring two little girls exploring for Spring Beauty with their mother.
By Susan Leopold, executive director of United Plant Savers,
and illustrated by Nicky Staunton, three-time president of
the Virginia Native Plant Society and longtime Flora Project board
member. $18.00. Sales benefit the Flora of Virginia Project.
Click for info or to order.
ORIGINAL FLORA ART
Original pen-and-ink illustrations from the Flora of Virginia
by chief illustrator Lara Call Gastinger. $100 ea. For each
illustration purchased, the artist donates $25 to the Flora of Virginia
Project. Availability is first-come, first-served. Contact the artist with
your request. Note that Lara did not illustrate the ferns, fern allies,
grasses, sedges, or rushes. The Flora of Virginia Project retains
copyright. E-mail the artist about species availability.
Pictured: Yellow Pond Lily
Chief Flora of Virginia illustrator Lara Call Gastinger completed in
watercolor a number of her pen-and-ink illustrations from the Flora,
to remarkable effect. Reproduced as giclées on art paper, 8 × 10,
with deckle edges, these works are a lovely gift or addition to your
collection. Though not for sale, they are available at several giving levels as
gifts to you from the Flora Project in recognition of your leadership
donation. Please visit our donation information under our
FLORA APP and DONATE pulldowns. Pictured: Persimmon.
The Flora App will put all the content of the print Flora, and much
more besides, onto your portable device. To learn more, pull down our Flora
App menu. Price and exact release date not yet set, but stay tuned!