Cauline Thistle

 
Accession number AR.EP.CC.0342
Creator
Date
1913
Measurements
1.5 x 2.5 inches
Materials/Techniques
illustration
Work types
cigarette card

Description

TRANSCRIPTION:

Wills's Cigarettes

Cauline Thistle.

No. 47 / A series of 50 Alpine Flowers / Wills's Cigarettes

Cauline Thistle. Carlina Acaulis. A little-known, Thistle-like plant that can be grown in the rock garden where uncommon plants are appreciated. Will thrive in almost any situation, or in any good soil, but thorough drainage is essential. Its spiny leaves give it a unique appearance. Propagated by seeds sown in the open garden in spring.

W.D. & H.O. Wills, Bristol & London. / Issued by the Imperial Tobacco Co. (of Great Britain & Ireland) Ltd.

Albums for these picture cards can be obtained at 1 / - each from all tobacconists.

Collection

Ephemera Collection
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Archives, 054.SUZ.02.PCbox.095
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington, DC
Accession number AR.EP.CC.0342
Creator
Date
1913
Measurements
1.5 x 2.5 inches
Materials/Techniques
illustration
Work types
cigarette card

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