The Highgrove Florilegium ( OCLC 463290110) is a two-volume book of botanical illustrations recording plants in the garden of Charles, Prince of Wales at Highgrove House in Gloucestershire, England. The volumes, published in 2008 and 2009, contain watercolours painted by invited leading botanical artists from around the world.
The Highgrove Florilegium is a two-volume set of botanical prints depicting the plants, vegetables, fruit and trees grown in the garden at Highgrove. This publication is a culmination of seven years of work by 72 of the leading botanical artists from around the world and is accompanied by text compiled by botanists at the Natural History Museum.
Florilegium Watercolours Leading botanical artists painted specimens of plants and trees growing in the Highgrove garden. The 124 selected paintings are now published in a limited edition with The Prince of Wales’s Charitable Foundation. Each two-volume set is signed and handbound in leather and marbled paper with tooling in gold leaf.
“The Highgrove Florilegium: Watercolours Depicting Plants Grown in The Garden at Highgrove” will be open at The Garrison Chapel, Chelsea Barracks, 8 Garrison Square, London, SW1W 8BG from 11am until 4pm daily until Sunday 26 September. Bookings are not required to attend. Share