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Tuesday, March 17, 2009

Margaret Flockton Award

(Orthophytum heleniceae by Klei Sousa, click the image to enlarge)
Margaret Flockton Award is a prestigious Australian award commemorating the enormous contribution Margaret Flockton made to early Australian botanical illustration and Taxonomy.
Being scientific, only original black and white (pen and ink, graphite or scrap board) is accepted. Lesley Randal from UD Davis, California won the first prize in 2007 and second prize in 2008.
The 2009 award winners will be officially announced on April 9th at the Royal Botanic Gardens in Sydney, AU.

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