The Botanical Register: consisting of coloured figures of exotic plants, cultivated in British gardens; with their history and mode of treatment. The designs by Sydenham Edwards, Fellow of the Linnean Society.

14 volumes from 1815 to 1828. Hand colored copper engravings.

Succeeded by Edwards's Botanical Register volumes 15 to 33 (1829 to 1847).

Vol. I. - London: Printed for James Ridgway, Piccadilly. 1815.


The Plants in the Botanical Register

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Bot. Reg. Name Bot. Reg. Ref Common Name Current Name
Acacia houstoni 2: 98 (1816) Houstoun's Acacia Calliandra houstoniana (Mill.) Standl.
Achania mollis 1: 11 (1815) Lobed-leaved woolly Achania Malvaviscus arboreus Cav.
Amaryllis crocata 1: 38 (1815) Reflex-flowered Amaryllis Hippeastrum striatum (Lam.) H.E.Moore
Amaryllis flexuosa 2: 172 (1816) Pustulous-leaved Amaryllis Nerine undulata (L.) Herb.
Amaryllis rutila 1: 23 (1815) Vermilion-flowered Amaryllis Hippeastrum striatum (Lam.) H.E.Moore
Arctotis aspera 1: 34 (1815) Rough-leaved Arctotis Arctotis aspera L.
Arctotis aureola 1: 32 (1815) Plain Orange-flowered Arctotis Arctotis aspera L.
Asclepias curassavica 1: 81 (1815) Curassoa Swallow-wort Asclepias curassavica L.
Asclepias tuberosa 1: 76 (1815) Tuberous Swallow-wort, or Orange Apocynum Asclepias tuberosa L.
Beaufortia decussata 1: 18 (1815) Cross-leaved Beaufortia Beaufortia decussata R.Br.
Berberis chitria 9: 729 (1823) Nepal Barberry Berberis chitria Buch.-Ham. ex Lindl.
Berberis repens 14: 1176 (1828) Creeping-rooted Berberry Berberis repens Lindl.
Bryonia quinqueloba 1: 82 (1815) Five-fingered Cape Bryony. Barren-flowered. Coccinia quinqueloba (Thunb.) Cogn.
Cacalia ovalis 2: 101 (1816) Oval-leaved Cacalia Gynura divaricata (L.) DC.
Caldasia heterophylla 2: 92 (1816) Pair-flowered Caldasia Bonplandia geminiflora Cav.
Calendula chrysanthemifolia 1: 40 (1815) Large-flowered Shrubby Cape-marygold Dimorphotheca chrysanthemifolia (Vent.) DC.
Calendula tragus 1: 28 (1815) gray-leaved Orange-coloured Cape-marygold Dimorphotheca tragus (Aiton) B.Nord.
Callistemon rigidus 5: 393 (1819) Stiff-leaved Callistemon Callistemon rigidus R.Br.
Calotropis gigantea 1: 58 (1815) Curled-flowered Calotropis Calotropis gigantea (L.) W.T.Aiton
Camellia japonica 1: 22 (1815) Pompone Camellia or Japan-rose Camellia japonica L.
Camellia reticulata 13: 1078 (1827) Captain Rawes's Camellia Camellia reticulata Lindl.
Camellia sasanqua 1: 12 (1815) Lady Banks’s Camellia Camellia sasanqua Thunb.
Campanula aurea var. angustifolia 1: 57 (1815) Broad-leaved Golden Bell-Flower Musschia aurea (L.f.) Dumort.
Campanula pentagonia 1: 56 (1815) Five-angled Bell-Flower Legousia pentagonia (L.) Thell.
Cassia occidentalis 1: 83 (1815) Occidental Cassia Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Chrysanthemum indicum 1: 04 (1815) Indian Marygold Chrysanthemum indicum L.
Clematis brachiata 2: 97 (1816) Brachiate Cape-Virgin's Bower Clematis brachiata Thunb.
Coreopsis incisa 1: 07 (1815) Cut-leaved Coreopsis Bidens incisa (Ker Gawl.) G.Don.
Correa speciosa 1: 26 (1815) Party-coloured Correa Correa reflexa (Labill.) Vent.
Correa virens 1: 03 (1815) Green Correa Correa reflexa (Labill.) Vent.
Crassula turrita 16: 1344 (1830) Turretted Crassula Crassula capitella Thunb.
Crinum pedunculatum 1: 52 (1815) Botany-bay Lily or Crinum Crinum asiaticum var. pedunculatum (R.Br.) Fosberg & Sachet
Crossandra undulaefolia 1: 69 (1815) Waved-leaved Crossandra Crossandra infundibuliformis (L.) Nees
Dahlia superflua 1: 55 (1815) Crimson Fertile-rayed Dahlia Dahlia pinnata Cav.
Digitalis ambigua 1: 64 (1815) Greater Yellow Fox-glove Digitalis grandiflora Mill.
Digitalis canariensis 1: 48 (1815) Canary Shrubby Fox-glove Isoplexis canariensis (L.) Loudon
Echium candicans 1: 44 (1815) Hoary Tree-Viper's Bugloss Echium candicans L.f.
Echium fruticosum 1: 36 (1815) Shrubby Cape-Viper's Bugloss Lobostemon fruticosus (L.) H.Buek
Elichrysum proliferum 1: 21 (1815) Sprouting Elichrysum Phaenocoma prolifera (L.) D.Don
Epidendrum fuscatum 1: 67 (1815) Brown Epidendrum Epidendrum anceps Jacq.
Epidendrum fuscatum 1: 67 (1815) Brown Epidendrum Epidendrum anceps Jacq.
Epidendrum nutans 1: 17 (1815) Nodding Epidendrum Epidendrum nutans Sw.
Epidendrum nutans 1: 17 (1815) Nodding Epidendrum Epidendrum nutans Sw.
Epidendrum umbellatum 1: 80 (1815) Umbel'd Epidendrum Epidendrum umbelliferum J.F.Gmel.
Epidendrum umbellatum 1: 80 (1815) Umbel'd Epidendrum Epidendrum umbelliferum J.F.Gmel.
Erica filamentosa 1: 06 (1815) Long-peduncled Heath Erica filamentosa Andrews
Erica tumida 1: 65 (1815) Scarlet Bloated-flowered Heath Erica tumida Ker Gawl.
Erigeron glaucus 1: 10 (1815) Fordyce's Erigeron Erigeron glaucus Ker Gawl.
Fragaria indica 1: 61 (1815) Yellow-flowered Strawberry Duchesnea indica (Andrews) Focke
Fumaria aurea 1: 66 (1815) Golden American Fumitory Corydalis aurea Willd.
Fumaria eximia 1: 50 (1815) Lyon's New Fumitory Dicentra eximia (Ker Gawl.) Torr.
Gardenia radicans 1: 73 (1815) Double-flowered Dwarf Gardenia Gardenia jasminoides J.Ellis
Gazania pavonia 1: 35 (1815) Hazel-ringed Gazania Gazania rigens (L.) Gaertn.
Gloriosa superba 1: 77 (1815) Superb Gloriosa Gloriosa superba L.
Gnidia oppositifolia 1: 02 (1815) Pair-leaved Gnidia Gnidia oppositifolia L.
Gnidia pinifolia 1: 19 (1815) White fir-leaved Gnidia Gnidia pinifolia L.
Gossypium barbadense 1: 84 (1815) Barbadoes Cotton-Tree Gossypium barbadense L.
Grislea tomentosa 1: 30 (1815) Downy-leaved Grislea Woodfordia fruticosa (L.) Kurz
Hibiscus heterophyllus 1: 29 (1815) Various-leaved Hibiscus Hibiscus heterophyllus Vent.
Ipomoea hederacea 1: 85 (1815) Blue American lpomoea or The Morning-glory Ipomoea nil (L.) Roth
Ipomoea insignis 1: 75 (1815) Bicolor-leaved Ipomoea Ipomoea insignis Andrews
Ipomoea mutabilis 1: 39 (1815) Blue shrubby Ipomoea Ipomoea indica (Burm.) Merr.
Ipomoea paniculata 1: 62 (1815) Panicled Ipomoea Ipomoea mauritiana Jacq.
Ipomoea sanguinea 1: 09 (1815) Blood-flowered Ipomoea Ipomoea hederifolia L.
Ipomoea tuberculata 1: 86 (1815) Tubercled Ipomaoa Ipomoea tuberculata Ker Gawl.
Ixora blanda 2: 100 (1816) Roxburgh's Ixora Ixora chinensis Lam.
Jasminum azoricum 1: 89 (1815) Azorian or Ivy-leaved Jasmine Jasminum azoricum L.
Jasminum grandiflorum 2: 91 (1816) Spanish or Catalonian Jasmine Jasminum grandiflorum L.
Jasminum hirsutum 1: 15 (1815) Bright-leaved Indian Jasmine Guettarda speciosa L.
Jasminum sambac 1: 01 (1815) Arabian Jasmine Jasminum sambac (L.) Sol.
Lebeckia contaminata 2: 104 (1816) Spotted-stalked Lebeckia Lebeckia contaminata (L.) Thunb.
Liparia hirsuta 1: 08 (1815) Shaggy-stemmed Liparia Liparia hirsuta Thunb.
Liparis lilifolia 11: 882 (1825) Many-leaved Liparis Liparis lilifolia (L.) A.Rich. ex Lindl.
Liparis lilifolia 11: 882 (1825) Many-leaved Liparis Liparis lilifolia (L.) A.Rich. ex Lindl.
Lobelia splendens 1: 60 (1815) Shining Lobelia Lobelia cardinalis L.
Lonicera japonica 1: 70 (1815) Japanese Honeysuckle Lonicera japonica Thunb.
Lonicera tatarica 1: 31 (1815) Tartarian Upright Honeysuckle Lonicera tatarica L.
Malpighia urens 2: 96 (1816) Stinging Barbados Cherry Malpighia urens L.
Melaleuca fulgens 2: 103 (1816) Scarlet Melaleuca Melaleuca fulgens R.Br.
Melianthus major 1: 45 (1815) The Great Honey-flower Melianthus major L.
Mimosa sensitiva 1: 25 (1815) Sensitive Plant Mimosa sensitiva L.
Monarda punctata 1: 87 (1815) Spotted Monarda Monarda punctata L.
Nerium odorum 1: 74 (1815) Double Sweet-scented Rosebay or Oleander Nerium oleander L.
Pachysandra procumbens 1: 33 (1815) Trailing Pachysandra Pachysandra procumbens Michx.
Paeonia albiflora 1: 42 (1815) Esculent Peony Paeonia lactiflora Pall.
Pancratium ovatum 1: 43 (1815) Oval-leaved Sea-daffodil Hymenocallis ovata (Mill.) M.Roem.
Passiflora glauca 1: 88 (1815) Cayenne Passionflower Passiflora stipulata Aubl.
Passiflora holosericea 1: 59 (1815) Velvet-leaved Passion-flower Passiflora holosericea L.
Passiflora laurifolia 1: 13 (1815) Laurel-leaved Passion-flower or Water-Lemon Passiflora laurifolia L.
Passiflora lutea 1: 79 (1815) Yellow Passionflower Passiflora lutea L.
Passiflora maliformis 2: 94 (1816) Apple-fruited Passionflower Passiflora maliformis L.
Passiflora perfoliata 1: 78 (1815) Perfoliate Passionflower Passiflora perfoliata L.
Passiflora quadrangularis 1: 14 (1815) Square-stemmed Passion-flower or Granadilla Vine Passiflora quadrangularis L.
Passiflora rubra 2: 95 (1816) Red-fruited Passionflower Passiflora rubra L.
Patersonia glabrata 1: 51 (1815) Gray-flowered Patersonia Patersonia glabrata R.Br.
Phlox suffruticosa 1: 68 (1815) Shining-leaved Phlox Phlox carolina var. nitida (Pursh) Benth.
Pittosporum undulatum 1: 16 (1815) Waved-leaved Pittosporum Pittosporum undulatum Vent.
Polianthes tuberosa 1: 63 (1815) Common Tuberose Polianthes tuberosa L.
Protea longifolia 1: 47 (1815) Long-leaved Protea Protea longifolia Andrews
Protea pulchella 1: 20 (1815) Waved-leaved Protea Protea burchellii Stapf
Protea villifera 12: 1023 (1826) Long-haired Protea Protea grandiceps Tratt.
Prunus japonica 1: 27 (1815) Double-flowered Chinese Plum Tree Prunus japonica Thun.
Rhododendron punctatum 1: 37 (1815) Plain-flowered Dotted-leaved Rhododendron Rhododendron minus Michx.
Ricotia aegyptiaca 1: 49 (1815) Egyptian Ricotia Ricotia lunaria (L.) DC.
Rosa provincialis var. muscosa 1: 53 (1815) Single-flowered Moss-Provins Rose Rosa x centifolia L.
Rosa provincialis var. muscosa 2: 102 (1816) Double white Moss-Provins Rose Rosa x centifolia L.
Rosa sulphurea 1: 46 (1815) Double Yellow Rose Rosa hemisphaerica Herrm.
Sempervivum arboreum 2: 99 (1816) Tree-Houseleek Aeonium arboreum (L.) Webb & Berthel.
Senecio speciosus 1: 41 (1815) Red-flowered Groundsel Senecio speciosus Willd.
Solanum amazonium 1: 71 (1815) New Purple Shrubby Nightshade Solanum tridynamum Dunal
Stevia eupatoria 2: 93 (1816) Hemp Agrimony-like Stevia Stevia eupatoria (Spreng.) Willd.
Stylidium graminifolium 1: 90 (1815) Grass-leaved Stylidium Stylidium graminifolium Sw. ex Willd.
Styphelia longifolia 1: 24 (1815) Long-leaved Styphelia Styphelia longifolia R.Br.
Tecoma capensis 13: 1117 (1827) Cape Bignonia Tecoma capensis (Thunb.) Lindl.
Trachelium caeruleum 1: 72 (1815) Blue Throatwort Trachelium caeruleum L.
Viburnum odoratissimum 6: 456 (1820) China Laurestine Viburnum odoratissimum Ker Gawl.
Viola altaica 1: 54 (1815) Tartarian Violet Viola altaica Ker Gawl.
Witsenia maura 1: 05 (1815) Downy-flowered Witsenia Witsenia maura (L.) Thunb.

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