Sagebrush Salon

Part of Gardens of the Wild Wild West: where gardens, art, books and tumbleweeds collide.
davidbengharib:

Tulips (Tulipa acuminata) in several beautiful examples of Iznik pottery from Iznik (Nicaea) in what is today Turkey famous for its intricate designs often in cobalt blue and white (Chinese influence). Despite the common occurrence of this species in Turkish and Persian art, T. acuminata has never been found in the wild.

davidbengharib:

Tulips (Tulipa acuminata) in several beautiful examples of Iznik pottery from Iznik (Nicaea) in what is today Turkey famous for its intricate designs often in cobalt blue and white (Chinese influence). Despite the common occurrence of this species in Turkish and Persian art, T. acuminata has never been found in the wild.

(via theherbarium)